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WHAP chapter 7

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the thousand and one nights
book title of life at the court of the caliph al-rashid
the harem
innovation of the abbasid court with respect to women
puberty (age 9)
when women were legally married during abbasid era
buyids of persia
regional splinter dynasty that captured baghdad in 945
seljuk turks
captured baghdad in 1055
Sunni
the religious affiliation of seljuk turks
1099
when jerusalem was captured by christian crusaders
1291
when the fall of acre, the last crusader stronghold fell
saladin
muslim leader responsible for the reconquest of most of the territories belonging to the christian crusaders
persian
primary written language of the later abbasid court
Shah-nama
book where work related to history of perisa from creation to islamic conquests
ulama
orthodox relgious scholars that grew suspicious/hostile to non islamic ideas & sci thinking
mongols
group that captured baghdad in 1258
711
when muslims first raided into india
muhammad ibn Qasim
commander of the first islamic incursion into the sind in 711
muhammad of Ghazi
descendant of a turkish slave dynasty in afghanistan that led a series of expeditions into india to seize booty in 11th century
muhammad of Ghur
ruler who was associated with the transition from raiding to the establishment of an islamic empire in india
Dehli
capital of islamic kingdom est. after 1206 in india
buddhist or low caste groups
the groups in india who were most likely to convert to islam
Shrivijaya
the empire where the spread of islam to SE Asia was delayed untill the fall of buddhist trade