Tides of History
Tides of History
Wondery / Patrick Wyman
The Scythian World
41 minutes Posted Nov 16, 2023 at 12:01 am.
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The Scythians transformed the Eurasian steppe. They built giant burial mounds for their powerful kings, raided and plundered their sedentary neighbors, and laid down the template for every nomadic empire that would follow over the next 2000 years, from Attila to Tamerlane.


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