WHAP Chapter 7 Vocabulary

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

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