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NOVA | First Horse Warriors

First Horse Warriors

Horse riding played a key role in human expansion and civilization. But when and how did people first master these animals? Scientists use archeology and genetics to uncover clues about the first horse riders and how they shaped the world.

Premiere Date: May 15, 2019 | Runtime: 00:53:09GPB Passport

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