What is the land route of the silk roads ran from this Han capital to this Mediterranean port?
Chang'an to Antiloch
In 476 C.E. the Germanic leader Odivasor brought an end to the end of the western empire when he overthrew what roman emperor?
Chaos threatened the Roman Empire in mid 5th century when Germanic tribes poured into the empire seeking protection from who?
Atilla the Hun
The prophet who promoted a syncretic blend of Zoroastrian, Christian, and Buddhist elements into a religious faith that would serve a cosmopolitan world.
After the death of Muhammad, political leadership fell to a caliphate by the name of what?
Of all the new crops that spread throughout the Islamic world during all the new trade, which proved to be the most important?
What new industry transmitted to the islamic world from china was introduced during the abasid period?
In an effort to bring learned students Islamic leaders supported what higher learning institution?
In the long term, the Columbian exchange led to an economic instability because of what?
What style of painting is being described? use of linear perspective, choice of themes from Greek and Roman world, creation of individual portraits?
Why did Kublai Khan employ Marco Polo in an administrative job?
He is a foreigner, the Khan doesn't trust the Chinese people
What heretical group in the 16th century attacked increasing materialism of European society?
The influence of Maya on Toltec can be seen in the similarities between Tula and the Mayan city of what?