At Home with the Mongols

History Extra | 11 October 2021 | 0h 57m | Listen Later | iTunes | Spotify
Interview with Marie Favereau about her book The Horde: How the Mongols Changed the World. Discusses how the Mongol empire was governed and what everyday life was like within the empire ruled by Nomadic Mongol Khans for three centuries.

Jack Weatherford – Genghis Khan Revisited

dunc tank | 30 November 2019 | 1h 00m | Listen Later | iTunes
Interview with Jack Weatherford about his book Genghis Khan: The Making of the Modern World. Argues that Genghis Khan has been slandered by history and made contributions that, despite his flaws, are valuable and still felt in present-day society.

If you enjoy this you might also like Razib Khan’s recent Substack writings on the Eurasian steppe.