About this book
The astonishing lost story of Roman Ungern von Sternberg, the insane Baltic aristocrat who conquered Mongolia in 1920 and led a cavalry army against the Bolsheviks in Moscow.
Roman Ungern von Sternberg was a Baltic aristocrat, a violent, headstrong youth posted to the wilds of Siberia and Mongolia before the First World War. After the Bolshevik Revolution, the Baron conquered Mongolia, the last time in history a country was seized by an army mounted on horses.
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