World History Chronology

Evolution of Hominids

Foraging Societies

Settled Agriculture

Primary Urbanization

Classical Empires

Unification of Eurasia

Unification of the Hemispheres

Formation of World Culture

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Second Age of Islamic Expansion: 

Expansion under the Ottoman Turks


  • 1350: Rise of Ottoman Turks
  • 1325-1354: The travels of ibn Battuta
  • 1453: Ottoman Turks capture Constantinople.
  • 1492: End of the Reconquista in Spain.
  • 1526: Battle of Mohacs
  • 1529: First Siege of Vienna
  • 1571: Battle of Lepanto
  • 1683: Final Siege of Vienna

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Secondary Sources

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