Post-Classical Era 600-1450

Events

Mayan Empire

300 - 1100

calender
zero concept

The Holy Roman Empire

962 - 1800

crusades

polynesians

1000 - 1500

fish ponds
sweet potatoes

ghana empire

1000 - 1200

most important commercial site
Trans Saharan trade
converted to Islam

Aboriginals

1100 - 1200

hunting and gatheing peoples
exchanged surplus food

Mali empire

1200 - 1400

sundiata- built mali empire
Mansa musa- spread islam

Mongol Empire

1206 - 1368

largest empire ever
Ghengis Chan- ruler that built the empire
Temujin- unified mongols
Horses and archers

iroquois

1300 - 1500

mounds
matriarchial society

Aztecs

1325 - 1521

large military
sacrifice/tribute
honored warriors

Incas

1471 - 1532

Largest empire
roads, storehouses,
quipu
worshipped two gods