The History Files #67: Cavalry Q&A

52 mins - Published Thu, Sep 1, 2016 by Gordon Frye and Nancy Frye

Given the nature of horses, how in the world did cavalry ever become a thing? Is cavalry a terrible idea? In this episode we delve into the crazy world of mounted combat, real and Hollywood style, by turning the tables on Gordon and interviewing him for a change. We ran a bit long, but not long enough to split it into two episodes. Consider it bonus material.

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