Unit 3Timeline

Events

Abbasid Dynasty

750 - 1258

Second of the two great dynasties of the Muslim empire. The name is derived from that of the uncle of the Prophet Muhammad

Heian Period

794 - 1185

Named for the location of the imperial capital, which was moved from Nara to Heian-kyō.

Kingdom of Angkor

802 - 1432

Created due to the Ayutthaya invasion, continued to expand due to its leader

song dynasty

960 - 1279

Inca Empire

1000 - 1500

The largest empire ever seen in the Americas and the largest in the world at that time.

Fourth Crusade.

1202 - 1204

armed expedition called by Pope Innocent III

Ibn Battuta

1304 - 1377

The greatest medieval Muslim traveler and the author of one of the most famous travel books, the Riḥlah

hundred years war

1337 - 1453

Struggle between England and France over a series of disputes.

First Bubonic Plague Pandemic

1348 - 1350

First plague pandemic called the Justinian plague occurred in Ethiopia

Fall of Constantinople

1453

The Byzantine Empire came to an end when Constantinople fell to the Ottoman Turks in May 1453.