WHAP Chapter 7 Vocabulary

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

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