A Warrior of the Golden Horde

The Golden Horde, the Mongol empire of the west, ruled by the descendants of Genghis Khan, roamed the Russian steppe, coming far west enough to cross paths with outposts of the Italian maritime empires.

By the time of his death in 1227, Genghis Khan had risen from despised exile to the conqueror of a vast empire. Four times the size of Alexander the Great’s and twice the size of Rome’s, it stretched from the…

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Pauline Montagna

Pauline Montagna

Writer and Self-Publisher. Author of The Slave, Suburban Terrors and Not Wisely but Too Well. You’ll find my books on Smashwords and me on Facebook and Twitter.