Middle East and North Africa
The Fertile Cresent, the land between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers
the Arab prophet who founded Islam
GOLDEN AGE OF ISLAM
period of Muslim achievement in math, science, astronomy, etc.
Nomadic tribe, controlled Asia and Europe by 1400, Genghis Khan/Kublai Khan (Khan= Emperor)
the Turkish group that came to power in Asia Minor after the collapse of the Mongol Empire
A movement to create a Jewish homeland in Palestine
Also called Holy Land. Biblical name, Canaan. an ancient country in SW Asia, on the E coast of the Mediterranean.
divide into parts, pieces, or sections
recent unprecedented revolutionary wave of uprisings and protests in the Middle East and North Africa
the act of making a strong public expression of disagreement and disapproval