Gio and Kat did this part.... It's the first half, Gracey has second half. :)
Soft kitty, warm kitty, little ball of fur....
Man, people just had no luck bad in the day... So many diseases. :(
Despite its name, I can readily assure you that this was not a street made of luscious silk.... Sorry.
Hey, look, humans working with their environment!
Must have been really hot with all that sand and sun... Hope they had sunscreen.
Here there be pirates! Arrrgghhh!
... Happy kitty, sleepy kitty, purr, purr, purr.
Ouch.... My feet hurt just thinking about it....
Sunni and Shia split.
Sunni and Shia split...
In Southeast Asia...
And here began the tale of the fangirls...
Singing in the Song Dynasty
BOOM! CRASH! FIRE!
Beginning of foot-binding.
We're the exception!
What a fun name to say! Try it out-loud five times fast.
This is the formal end of the Abbasid Caliphate...
Not the swimming game.
Yay! Gold for everyone.... But it's gonna screw up the economy, so not really a big plus.
RATS! Winston Smith would not approve.
And we're going on a trip in our favorite caravan!
Pretty sure one of these are the same people who killed a girl and wore her skin at a reception with her family... Not a great way to meet the in-laws.
Signals the end of the Byzantine Empire....
This ends Muslim Spain....
Also, this is the year Columbus sailed the ocean blue.
Our name looks a lot like the Mongols, but we are not the exception. :(