Mongols: An Epic Tale<br />
The Mongols were nomads. Being a nomad means that you don’t have a house to live in; every day you are somewhere different...
Once upon a time, these Mongols had a boy named Temujin. He was a smart boy- like Einstein! <br />
He was so smart, his people made him king of their tribe. He was called Chinggis Khan.<br />
Chinggis Khan wanted to make his Empire really big. China seemed the perfect place to start. <br />
Chinggis appears many places as a horrible, cruel person because of his conquests, but he really wasn’t that mean. <br />
Chinggis was only trying to do what was best for his people. Sort of like your President. <br />
He made China property of the Mongols. He allowed the people to keep their culture and religion.<br />
Chinggis even thought that it was so amazing, he borrowed some of it for his own! <br />
After he took China, he needed to make his empire even bigger. <br />
The Mongols then took Russia. Russia is a very cold place, but the Mongols were prepared for every kind of condition. <br />
The people of Russia were very proud. They wanted to prove themselves individually, and they were outnumbered by the vast ...
Chinggis Khan and the Mongols soon won Russia. By this time they were very good at conquering the world. <br />
They learned that if they pretended to give up halfway through the battle and come back later with more soldiers, that the...
They often used horses and long, curved swords during battle. <br />
They wore silk underwear and leather jackets coated with fish glue, both of which stopped arrows that were being fired by ...
The Mongols had Russia and China, and they wanted even more. <br />
Though they couldn’t conquer Europe, there was still a lot of land in the Middle East that was still independent of Mongol...
They successfully conquered Baghdad, a large city in the Middle East. It was completely destroyed and burned to the ground...
Once the Mongols had conquered these areas, they had one of the largest contiguous land empires in history. <br />
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  1. 1. Mongols: An Epic Tale<br />
  2. 2. The Mongols were nomads. Being a nomad means that you don’t have a house to live in; every day you are somewhere different. <br />
  3. 3. Once upon a time, these Mongols had a boy named Temujin. He was a smart boy- like Einstein! <br />
  4. 4. He was so smart, his people made him king of their tribe. He was called Chinggis Khan.<br />
  5. 5. Chinggis Khan wanted to make his Empire really big. China seemed the perfect place to start. <br />
  6. 6. Chinggis appears many places as a horrible, cruel person because of his conquests, but he really wasn’t that mean. <br />
  7. 7. Chinggis was only trying to do what was best for his people. Sort of like your President. <br />
  8. 8. He made China property of the Mongols. He allowed the people to keep their culture and religion.<br />
  9. 9. Chinggis even thought that it was so amazing, he borrowed some of it for his own! <br />
  10. 10. After he took China, he needed to make his empire even bigger. <br />
  11. 11. The Mongols then took Russia. Russia is a very cold place, but the Mongols were prepared for every kind of condition. <br />
  12. 12. The people of Russia were very proud. They wanted to prove themselves individually, and they were outnumbered by the vast Mongol horde. <br />
  13. 13. Chinggis Khan and the Mongols soon won Russia. By this time they were very good at conquering the world. <br />
  14. 14. They learned that if they pretended to give up halfway through the battle and come back later with more soldiers, that the battle could be won faster and more efficiently. <br />
  15. 15. They often used horses and long, curved swords during battle. <br />
  16. 16. They wore silk underwear and leather jackets coated with fish glue, both of which stopped arrows that were being fired by the enemy. <br />
  17. 17. The Mongols had Russia and China, and they wanted even more. <br />
  18. 18. Though they couldn’t conquer Europe, there was still a lot of land in the Middle East that was still independent of Mongol rule. <br />
  19. 19. They successfully conquered Baghdad, a large city in the Middle East. It was completely destroyed and burned to the ground. <br />
  20. 20. Once the Mongols had conquered these areas, they had one of the largest contiguous land empires in history. <br />

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