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Genghis Khan: The Meritocracy that Conquered the World

Mongols were mostly mountain farmers. But the Mongol army created what historians call the “biggest contiguous empire” in the history of mankind. Experts attribute their success to a lot of factors. A Mongolian warrior’s superior ability to ride horses better than anyone is one. Even when Mongolia is but a long line of mountains, their …

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