The Time The Tigris River Ran Black With Ink

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The destruction of Baghdad at the hands of the Mongols in 1258 CE is one of the darkest days in human history. The sack of Baghdad should rank alongside the burning of the library at Alexandria, the fall of Rome, and the conquest of Constantinople. The year 1258 should be synonymous with 476 and 1453…

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