Legacy of the Steppes
Lecture no. 36 from the course: The Barbarian Empires of the Steppes
Taught by Professor Kenneth W. Harl | 34 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
Conclude by considering why, by the 16th and 17th centuries, the nomadic peoples of the Eurasian steppes ceased to play the decisive role they had for nearly 6,000 years. Then tie together what you’ve learned with a review of the course and a discussion of what this legacy means to us today.