The carried Islam to many regions after being converted in the 10th to 14th centuries by the Arabs
"universal ruler" who rose from obscurity to unite the mongol tribes
Mongols attacked agricultural societies in China, Korea, Central Asia, Russia, the Islamic Middle East, and part of Eastern Europe
Mongols did not integrate with the urban areas or elite culture, but used some princes against others to collect tribute. The occupation was not as great as it was in Persia r China.
Harsh and destructive time, but most Mongols assimilated into the society towards the end of the khanate
spread across europe and devastated 1/3 to 1/2 of Europe's population
The Chinese name given to the Mongol conquest of China
attempted to reinstate the Mongol Empire
marked the final demise of Christian Byzantium
Transformed from a small fishing village to a major Muslim port city
moved from northern Mexico to south in early 14th c.
by pizarro, located in the Andes mountains