Krishna Persaud Ms. Suter Hour Three
Construction of a unified Great Wall of China
Hui Chinese mariner, explorer, diplomat, and fleet admiral during China's early Ming dynasty.
imperial palace from the Ming dynasty to the end of the Qing dynasty
Tokugawa Ieyasu was the founder and first shogun of the Tokugawa shogunate of Japan.
Italian Jesuit priest and one of the founding figures of the Jesuit China missions
last feudal Japanese military government, brought peace to Japan
body of knowledge developed by Japan through its contacts with the Dutch
last imperial dynasty of China
fourth emperor of the Qing dynasty
sixth emperor of the Manchu-led Qing dynasty
ruled most of India and Pakistan in the 16th and 17th centuries
He was the third and one of the greatest rulers of the Mughal Dynasty in India.
dispersion of the Jews outside Israel; Egypt used the Jews as slaves
Shah of Iran and the founder of the Safavid dynasty
decisive victory for the Ottoman Empire over the Safavid Empire.
tenth and longest-reigning sultan of the Ottoman Empire
1453, took Constantinople
Conquered by the Ottomans and renamed Istanbul
Safavid shahs ruled over one of the so-called gunpowder empires.
responsible for the early development of Portuguese exploration and maritime trade
Conquered Aztec, Inca, etc
French Revolution - Napolean Bonaparte
Established the Thirteen Colonies
introduced printing to Europe.
founder of modern political science.
Formulated the heliocentric model
established in 1478 by Catholic Monarchs Ferdinand II of Aragon and Isabella I of Castile.
seminal figure in the Protestant Reformation
He sailed around the southernmost tip of Africa in 1488, reaching the Indian Ocean from the Atlantic, the first European known to have done so
established line of demarcation, saying what lands in America belonged to Portugal vs. Spain
principal figure in the development of the system of Christian theology later called Calvinism
Martin Luther, a German monk, posted 95 Theses on a church in 1517. With the help of the printing press, it was widely distributed and more and more people began breaking away from the Roman Catholic Church for religious (or political) reasons and interpreting the Bible themselves.
church officials met at the Council of Trent and began reaffirming old Catholic church ideas, as well as reforming in some ways (banning indulgences, reducing Church materialism). It was relatively successful at stopping the spread of Protestantism.
embodiment of the Counter-Reformation.
historical changes in thought & belief, to changes in social & institutional organization
an organization to pool the interest of many merchants
played a major role in the scientific revolution of the seventeenth century
considered one of the founders of modern political philosophy
Spanish fleet of 130 ships
formed to pursue trade with the East Indies but ended up trading mainly with the Indian subcontinent and Qing China.
monarch of the House of Bourbon who ruled as King of France from 1643 until his death in 1715.
took away nearly all power of HRE, affirmed the independence of small German states, Prussia becoming the strongest.
focused on role of mankind in relation to government, influenced creators of US Constitution
Voltaire, was a French Enlightenment writer, historian, and philosopher famous for his wit, his attacks on the established Catholic Church
Francophone Genevan philosopher, writer, and composer of the 18th century
moral philosopher, a pioneer of political economy, and was a key figure during the Scottish Enlightenment era
involved every European great power of the time except the Ottoman Empire and spanned five continents
most renowned and the longest-ruling female leader of Russia
Sunni Ali was the first king of the Songhai Empire
one of the largest states in African history.
ruler of Tenochtitlan
last Sapa Inca of the Inca Empire
Aztec empire falls
Conquered by Pizzaro
first permanent English settlement in the Americas.
First permanent French settlement in North America,
completed four voyages across the Atlantic Ocean.
Spanish explorer, governor, and conquistador. He is best known for having crossed the Isthmus of Panama to the Pacific Ocean in 1513
Portuguese explorer who organised the Spanish expedition to the East Indies
caused the fall of the Aztec Empire
the movement of crops, livestock, diseases, and people between the Americas and Europe
Portuguese explorer and the first European to reach India by sea.
carried slaves, cash crops, and manufactured goods between West Africa, Caribbean or American colonies and the European colonial powers