WHAP Chapter 7 Vocabulary

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

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