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31 05, 2017

Alpamysh – an early Central Asian story

By |2019-09-18T07:48:59-07:00May 31st, 2017|Central Asia|2 Comments

Central Asian horses, like in the Alpamysh story When is the Alpamysh from? Nobody knows who composed the Alpamysh, or exactly when, but they probably first sang the Alpamysh in Central Asia between 600 and 800 AD, about the same time as Beowulf. What's Beowulf then? Early Medieval Central Asia All our Central [...]