The ruler of the vast Mongol Empire was the Khan.
The devastating defeat of the Hungarians in the battle against the Mongolians was the result of several bad decisions.
Numerous legendary empires were built (and destroyed) in the course of history.
A medieval castle in Hungary, built by King Louis I.
The wearer of the armour found at the archaeological dig of the Issyk Kurgan in Kazakhstan was named the 'Golden man'.
The legendary Mongol ruler Genghis Khan established a huge empire through his conquests.
Cossacks, members of independent semi-military communities, played an important role in the history of Ukraine.
A circular, domed, portable tent covered by felt, typically used by nomadic peoples.
A series of fortifications built to prevent incursions from northern nomadic groups.
The equipment of ancient Chinese soldiers was rudimentary.
The primary duty of these Japanese warriors was to serve their feudal lords, even at the cost of their own lives.
Follow John the Valiant on his quest described in Sándor Petőfi´s poem.