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In the footsteps of Genghis Khan

Duration: 07:42

In June 2004, the explorer Tim Cope set out on an epic journey, which took him nearly four years to complete.

He travelled alone on horseback across the Eurasian steppe, following the trail which once tested the warriors of Genghis Khan.

Tim's written a book, and made an award winning documentary series about his adventure.

On the Trail of Genghis Khan, is available now.

Available since: Wed 27 Nov 2013

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Breakfast 27/11/2013

The latest news, sport, business and weather from the BBC's Breakfast team.

First broadcast: 27 Nov 2013

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