Militarized Nomads: Who were the Scythians, Huns and Mongols? | The Most Revolutionary Act

https://stuartbramhall.wordpress.com/2021/11/26/militarized-nomads-who-were-the-scythians-huns-and-mongols/

One of my favorite lectures, this presentation covers the militarized pastoral nomads who dominated Central Asia from 5000 BC onward. According to Benjamin, the “life ways” of pastoral nomad conquerors only became feasible after when he calls the 5th millenium “secondary products revolution,” ie the discovery of secondary uses (ie blood, milk, hair, leather, and traction power) for domesticated animals...