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camel caravan
A.D.200 created new trade networks
savanna
grassy plain with irregular patterns of rainfall
desertification
fertile or semidesert land becomes desert
Livingstone and Stanley
1896 - 1871. Inferiors of Africa
Equiano
former slave. 1789
Thomas Clarkson
firey organizer of the antislavery movement
William Wilberforce
member of the British parliament and led the battle against slave trade
Justinian
527 to 565
Ottoman Turks
Conquered Byzantine in 1453
Suleiman the Magnificent
1520 - 1566
janizaries
elite force of ottoman army
Safavid empire
1588 - 1629. Abbas reduced tax on farmers to reform.
Muhammad
570 - 632
Fatima and Ali
4th caliph, died in 661
caliph
successor to Muhammad
Abu Bakr
caliph in 700's
Sunni and Shiite split
632. Sunni was for Muslim and Shiite was for generation.
jihad
effort in god's service
sharia
applies Quran to all legal solutions
minaret
slender tower of mosque
Muhammad ali
1805 - 1849
the white man's burden
1899
shooting an elephant
1936
berlin conference
1884 to avoid bloodshed
article 34
inform and claim land
article 35
show proof
shaka "king of zulus"
Boers - dutch farmers
1787 - 1828 and in 1833 slavery was outlawed
Sepoy rebellion
1857
Indian Nationalism
ending imperial rule
Indian National congress
1885 (self rule)