Unformatted text preview: In 1453, Constantinople was conquered by the Ottoman Turks 6. Renamed to the present day name of Istanbul A. The Blue Mosque 7. Built between 1609-1616 A. Built near Hagia Sophia B. Samarkand is home to various mosques 8. There is a madrasa at Samarkand where Islamic students are educated A. Tamerlane (Timur) 9. His goal was to restore the Mongol Empire A. Capital of his domain was Samarkand B....
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- Spring '12
- Ottoman Empire, Great Mosque, Istanbul, A. Mosque, Cordoba Mosque, B. Built