Wait For It…The Mongols!: Crash Course World History #17

Wait For It…The Mongols!: Crash Course World History #17

Hi I’m John Green; this is Crash Course World History and today we’re gonna discuss… wait for it… THE MONGOLS. So you probably have a picture of the Mongols in your head. Yes, that’s the picture: brutal, bloodthirsty, swarthy, humorously mustachioed warriors riding the plains, wearing fur, eating meat directly off the bone, saying, “Bar […]

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History of China in 3½ Minutes

History of China in 3½  Minutes

The story of China starts with Peking Man He lived in Beijing he was a real caveman Me caveman. Ug! Life just fine. Until I came along. Cro-Magnon? Good bye. (Clubs Peking Man) My people evolved near the Yellow River Where we made lotsa silk from the lowly caterpillar And started 3 dynasties, Hsia, Shang […]

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