Unit Three Timeline

Events

Abbasid Dynasty

750 - 1258

The transfer from Damascus to Baghdad for its capital; included the addition of the Abbasid caliphate

Heian Period

794 - 1185

The final division of the classical Japanese.

First Crusade

1099 CE - 1100 CE

First attempt to capture the Holy land. Many joined the crusades because they had nothing better to do after the disbelief of the plague and the war.

Fourth Crusade

1202 - 1204

An attempt to reconquer Muslim- controlled Jerusalem by invading Egypt

Hundred Years War

1337 - 1453

A series of intense conflicts between 1337 and 1453

First Bubonic Plague Pandemic

1348 - 1349

Began in Norway with a repeating and expanding plague over the next decades

Fall of Constantinople

1453

Sultan Mehmed II from the Ottoman Empire led the attack and conquered the city of Constantinople from the Byzantine Empire.