The Secret History of Genghis Khan

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Duration: 50 minutes

Documentary looking at the Secret History of the Mongols, said to have been written by Genghis Khan's adopted son, which reveals a very different man to the brutal butcher of Western legend. Not just a womaniser, but a devoted husband. Not just a warrior, but a politician. Not just a conqueror, but a legislator. A man who wanted the lessons he had learnt - good and bad - to be passed onto his successors. Within its pages lies the inside story of how an illiterate nomad inspired his successors to conquer the largest land empire the world has ever seen.

Credits

Director
Heinz Leger
Director
Heinz Leger
Director
Heinz Leger
Executive Producer
Walter Kohler
Executive Producer
Walter Kohler
Executive Producer
Walter Kohler
Series Editor
John Farren
Series Editor
John Farren
Series Editor
John Farren

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