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Genghis Khan The Miniature

Genghis Khan (c. 1162 – August 18, 1227), born as Temüjin, was the founder and first Great Khan of the Mongol Empire, which became the largest contiguous empire in history after his death. Genghis Khan was known for his exceptional military strategies, organizational skills, and his ability to unite various tribes under one banner.


Born into a noble Mongolian family, Temüjin faced a difficult childhood after the death of his father, Yesügei. His family was left to fend for themselves in the harsh Mongolian steppes. Despite these challenges, Temüjin grew up to be a charismatic and ambitious leader, forging alliances with other tribes and gradually consolidating power.


In 1206, he was proclaimed Genghis Khan, meaning "universal ruler," after successfully uniting the Mongolian tribes. This marked the beginning of the Mongol Empire. Genghis Khan's military campaigns were marked by innovative tactics, superior horsemanship, and a highly disciplined army. His troops were known for their speed and


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