The Scythians: Nomad Warriors of the Steppe | Barry Cunliffe | Talks at Google

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Sir Barry Cunliffe has been Professor of European Archaeology at the University of Oxford for 35 years and is Fellow of the British Academy. In this talk, he discusses his latest book "The Scythians: Nomad Warriors of the Steppe" (Sep. 2019), a masterful reconstruction of the lost world of 'The Scythians', who were a nomadic people, brilliant horsemen and highly skilled warriors, roaming across the Asian steppe from the Altai mountains in the east to the Great Hungarian Plain in the first millennium BC.

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Emily Richardson
Student of BA Archaeology, University of Leicester.

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Richardson, E. (2020, September 20). The Scythians: Nomad Warriors of the Steppe | Barry Cunliffe | Talks at Google. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/video/2122/the-scythians-nomad-warriors-of-the-steppe--barry/

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Richardson, Emily. "The Scythians: Nomad Warriors of the Steppe | Barry Cunliffe | Talks at Google." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 20 Sep 2020. Web. 18 Sep 2021.