They were the world’s great conquerors and generals. They led mighty armies and through their tactical brilliance and ruthless lust for power, they lay claim to vast empires. Yet these conquerors were often ambivalent figures. Many also played a civilising role, spreading culture, building infrastructure, and fostering trade. How well do you know the history of these complex figures? This quiz will test your knowledge of the generals and conquerors who have helped shape the world.