Tamerlane (Timur Lenk, r. 1369 1405)-Last great nomadic central Asian conqueror who mainly ruled
Uzbekistan, Afghanistan, and Iran directly while ruling other places indirectly. Came from minor noble
family, became successful warrior and gained followers.
Regal Period (8th 6th cent) Time in Rome when city was ruled by Kings. Kings were elected for life.
Archaic time bc not much known about period besides govt.
Early Republic (5th 3rd cent BC) Time in Rome when kings were replaced by consuls bc of aristocra
Indo-European Languages Family of approx. 140 languages spoken in Northern India and Europe. One
theory of when these languages arose and spread states that it began in 2500 BC while another states it
to begin around 7000-6000 BC. These languages are sign