The Mongols
Who are the mongols? and why are they so remarkable?

The mongols are a fascinating people. Although not well known they conquered most of Asia and Europe. This nomadic group rose to power and became an empire in the 12th century. They brutally humiliated the conquered people. They had horses that served a strong role in the Mongols wars. There were basically an unlimited supply of horses. The horses were wild and native to Mongolia. The Mongols focused on swords and archery as their weapons. The Mongolians main religion was Tengriism which was based on the sky gods and reverence for the sky.