WHAP Chapter 7 Vocabulary

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A collection of Persian poems by Oman Kahyyam.
Successor of al-Mahdi.
Person who developed a classifying scheme: animals, vegetables, minerals.
Muslim leader in the last decades of the 12 th century; reconquered most of the crusader outposts for Islam.
A tale which immortalized Harun's court.
Most powerful of the trading states on north coast Java; converted to Islam adn served as point dissemination to other ports.
a trading city whose small trading empires replaced the falling Shrivijaya empire.
Wandering mystics who sought a personal union with Allah.
Series of military invasions initially launched by Christians to free the holy lands from the Muslims.
Third ruler of Delhi Sultanate Empire; gave Muslims reputation for intolerance and aggression.
A group that supplanted the Buyids.
Lengthy epic poem by Firdawsi.
Burning of widows on the same funeral pyres as their deceased husbands.
Trading empire which centered on Malacca.
A regional splinter dynasty in Persia who invaded the heartland of Abbasid dynasty and captured Baghdad.
Turkic slaves who defeated the Mongols and then ruled Egypt.
Descendant of Guptas in India; brirfly constructed a loose empire in northern India between 616 and 657 CE.
The twin emblems of women's increasing subjugation to men and confinement to the home in the Abbasid era.
Great Mongol war commander.
The successor of Harun al-rashid, who won the first civil war.
Orthodox scholars within Islam; opposed non-Muslim scientific thinks.
Muslim mystic during the 15th century; played down the importance of ritual differences between Hinduism and Islam.

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