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3.1: An account of the legendary origins of the Mongol people and the childhood of Temujin.
3.2: Following Temujin’s story after his family is abandoned by the Tayichigud clan.
3.3: Temujin gets a wife, a patron and his first taste of inter-tribal warfare.
3.4: Temujin becomes khan – but not Chingis Khan.
3.5: In this episode Temujin is forced to defend himself against Jamugha and then disappears for a decade.
3.6: Todays journey will cover the period from 1196 to the winter of 1201, by which point the Mongol Khan will have defeated the Merkit, Naiman and a coalition led by Jamugha.
3.7: The alliance between Temujin and Ong Khan collapses into violence. Control of Eastern and Central Mongolia will go to whoever wins.
3.8: Todays episode is only covers a short period of time focusing on the events that lead up to the sealing of the Baljuna Covenant. We investigate whether or not this event really was the lowest point in Temujin’s career.
3.9: In this episode Jamugha, Altan and Kuchar try to surprise Ong Khan, but Ong Khan ends up surprising them. Then Ong Khan is surprised by Temujin whose network of allies ensure that he is surprised by no one.
3.10: In this episode we finally hit a major milestone in the retelling of the history of the Mongol Empire, as Temujin permanently defeats everyone who has ever stood against him and receives the title Chingis Khan.