The Umayyads invaded Northern Africa and spread Islam further.
Harsha was a king in India in the early 600's C.E.
Also known as the golden age of China. Confucius leader. Created lavish capital of Chang'an.
MAde the Middle East into a major trade center and grew to be a major empire.
This shows how far Islam's influence extends and how big there empire is.
The Pueblo and Navajo peoples start to settle in North America.
This marked a more widespread amount of Islam coming into India.
A battle, led by Charles Martel, which stopped the Muslim forces from invading Western Europe.
The abbasids take over after the Umayyads decline and continue Islamic influence in Africa.
A belief system that was influenced by confucianism.
The Mayan empire collapsed for unknown reasons.
Another early mesoamerican society like the Mexican and tula.
gWas controlled by warlords, but the Song emperor Song Taizu brought them under his control.
Marks the split between the Eastern and Western Churches of the Roman Catholic Church.
The Normans, led by Duke WIlliam the Conqueror, took England and connected England with the rest of Europe more strongly.
THe Byzantine empire was a major empire, but allowed the turks to run their military, this led to there downfall
A series of religious wars sanctioned by the Catholic church in order to take the holy land back from under Islamic rule.
An early mesoamerican society that helped to shape later cultures
medieval revolution of hinduism which created sikhism.
This started the Mongol empire. The Mongols dominated from 1206-1368.
A muslim kingdom based out of Delhi in order to spread Islam's influence.
Baghdad was a major trade point, so when the Mongols took it, they secures there dominance in the area.
Poll's travels spread Chinese goods and culture. This made Europe was to trade with Asia for their luxury goods.
Was a Turkish empire and one of the three gunpowder empires.
Was the major city for the Mexica people. Was also a major religious center.
Made a pilgrimage to Mecca and distributed a hefty amount of gold to people along the way. While showing off the wealth of Mali, Africa, he also lowered the worth of gold.
This shows that Africa did have it's own intellectual ability and divers culture.
Battue's explorations helped to spread knowledge of different cultures.
The ottomans defeated the Byzantines and took the city.
China was, and is still, a major export area for luxury goods.
Confucianism is a major religion and belief system in most of East Asia, especially in China.
The caste system was a social system in India. It was designed to keep citizens in there specific class and allowed for no movement.
The middle east, especially during the height of Islam, was a major trade center for the world.
The sunni and the Shi'a versions of Islam fought continually throughout history.
South Africa had more nomadic culture as to reduce exposure to disease.
Christianity dominated the area was the major religion in the area of england.
was the major trade outlet for Africa.
Hinduism is the dominating religion in India for this time.
Ritual sacrifice was seen, especially in South America, in most of the civilizations.
Agriculture led to a population boo which, in turn, led to Europe gaining popularity in the world.
many of the societies where agricultural based, like the Maya.
This started one of the largest epidemics in history.