WHAP Chapter 7 Vocabulary

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A collection of Persian poems by Oman Kahyyam.
Orthodox scholars within Islam; opposed non-Muslim scientific thinks.
A regional splinter dynasty in Persia who invaded the heartland of Abbasid dynasty and captured Baghdad.
Wandering mystics who sought a personal union with Allah.
Muslim mystic during the 15th century; played down the importance of ritual differences between Hinduism and Islam.
Person who developed a classifying scheme: animals, vegetables, minerals.
Third ruler of Delhi Sultanate Empire; gave Muslims reputation for intolerance and aggression.
Turkic slaves who defeated the Mongols and then ruled Egypt.
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.
A tale which immortalized Harun's court.
Series of military invasions initially launched by Christians to free the holy lands from the Muslims.
Trading empire which centered on Malacca.
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.
Great Mongol war commander.
Lengthy epic poem by Firdawsi.
Successor of al-Mahdi.
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.
Most powerful of the trading states on north coast Java; converted to Islam adn served as point dissemination to other ports.
The successor of Harun al-rashid, who won the first civil war.

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