Section 13.1 Timeline

Tropical Africa

Mali Empire Founded

1230

Solomonic dynasty in Ethiopia founded

1270

Mansa Musa rules Kingdom of Mali

1312 - 1337

Mansa Musa's pilgrimage to Mecca

1324 - 1325

Ibn Battuta visits Mali

1352 - 1354

Great Zimbabwe at its peak

Approx. 1400

Taureg retake Timbuktu; Mali declines

1433

Mali rulers rule little over Malinke heartland

1500

Tropical Asia

Delhi Sultanate founded in India

1206

Delhi Sultanate annexes Gujarat

1298

Timur sacks Delhi; Delhi Sultanate Declines

1398

Port of Malacca at its peak

1500