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Iranian ruling dynasty between ca. 250 B.C.E. and 226 C.E. (p. 204)
The Sasanid Empire
Iranian Empire whose rise brought a continuation of the rivalry between Rome and the Parthians
The Silk Road
One of the first trade routes in the world,an ancient trade route between China and the Mediterranean Sea extending some 6,440 km (4,000 mi) and linking China with the Roman Empire. Marco Polo followed the route on his journey to Cathay.
one of the most important inventions. Changed horseback riding forever.
The Indian Ocean Maritime System
A multilingual Multiethnic society of sea farers
Dun Huang to
the most valuable thing on the silk road trade route and only made in China until 522 AD
sent by Emperor Wu to scope out Rome
Rabban Bar Sauna
christian from Beijing who traveled all the way to Rome
Silent Bartering that takes place because neither barterer knows the other's language
brought mahayana buddhism to China
type of Buddhism that spread to China from India
city that allows trade to happen tax free
The characteristic cargo and passenger ship of the Arabian sea
Technologically advanced Chinese ships
has a main trade city of Kilwa
African city where gold came from
The city of Aden
city with a double advantage in the Indian Ocean
a port that dominated the narrowest part of the strait
Persian influenced literary form of Hindi written in Arabic characters
West African city where there were many schools of the Quran
God of zoroastrianism: kind of made zoroastrianism sound like christianty
Venetian merchant and traveler. His accounts of his travels to China offered Europeans a firsthand view of Asian lands and stimulated interest in Asian trade.
Mongolian king Marco Polo said he was best buds with
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