Week 03 Empires & Emperors I

Week 03 Empires & Emperors I - (1542) Empire in the East I:...

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Little Ice Age B. The Ottoman Empire 1. Rise to Empire Mehmed II (1451-1481) Constantinople, 1452 Persian-Safavids, Mamluks 2. “Sultan of the World” Suleiman the Magnificent (1520 – 1566) Battle of Mohacs, 1526 House of Osman Timars 5. Running an Empire: the Imperial Bureaucracy Collection (boy tribute system) millets C. Western European Expansion: the Sixteenth Century 1. General Comments Religion 2. Opening the Doors: the Portuguese Seaborne Empire Bartholomew Diaz, 1487 Vasco da Gama, 1497 3. Spain in America Columbus, 1492 Hernando Cortez, 1518 Pizzaros, 1531 Treaty of Tordesillas
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Las Casas Very Briefe Account of the Destruction of the Indies
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Unformatted text preview: (1542) Empire in the East I: the Mughal Empire D. Birth of the Mughal Empire 1. Babur: Conquest • Sultanate of Delhi • Panipat • Rajput Confederacy; Khanua, March, 1527 2. Akbar: Accommodation picture • Battle of Talikot, 1565 E. Golden Age of the Mughals 1. Economy 2. Culture • Shah Jahan (1628 – 1657) 3. Religion • Sufi F. The Russian Land Empire 1. Consolidation of the Russian State • Muscovy • Ivan III (1462 – 1505) • Ivan IV the Terrible (1533 – 1584) 2. An Expansionist State • Tartar states • Volga River • Siberia G. Western European Expansion: the Seventeenth Century 1. Spain & the Growth of Empire 2. Dutch Seaborne Empire • VOC (Dutch East India Company) • West India Company (WIC) • New Netherland 3. English Colonization in America, 1600 - 1700 • Richard Hakluyt, Discourse of Western Planting • Jamestown, 1607 • Puritan New England • Pequot War; King Philip’s War...
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