Great Leaders of History

Ghengis Khan

One of the greatest conquerors in history and one of the greatest generals of all time, he owed his success not only to his abilities as a strategist, but also to the remarkable degree of centralized organization he able to impose on the Mongols; he added a heavy shock element to the traditional Mongol horse archers and instilled a sense of discipline that made the Mongol armies far superior to their opponents; not only were his conquests impressive, but the administration of the conquered lands was also just and efficient; altogether a remarkable individual.

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