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gunpowder empires

large multi-ethnic states in Southwest Asia who used gunpowder

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Ottoman Empire

weak sultans, strong neighbors, problem with harem politics

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Safavid Empire

had a strong military (Persia/Iraq)

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Mughal Empire

one of the richest empires; Akbar was most influential leader

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devshirme

method used in the Ottoman Empire to develop soldiers

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Qing Empire

last major dynasty in China

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Delhi

center of Mughal Empire established by Akbar

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Sikhism

a religion blending Islamic and Hindu beliefs

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King James I

"divine right of monarchs"

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justice of the peace

officials in English gov. that "do equal right to the poor and the rich"

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tudors

name of the monarchs that run English gov.

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boyers

noble land-owners in Russia

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Ivan IV

strong Russian leader who defends Russian state

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Romanov Dynasty

dynasty in russia; ends in 1900's

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serfdom

concept of poor people being tied to land

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Charles V

most powerful roman king

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95 thesis

95 list of complaints by Martin Luther against the Catholic Church

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Kangxi

ruler of Qing Dynasty who expanded China

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Mehmed II

leader of Ottoman empire and conquered Constantinople

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inquisition

court system by the Church to trial non-believers

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Principa

Newton's book of laws

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protestant reformation

creation of new Christain religions

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Edo

city in Japan becoming the center of gov. (modern-day Tokyo)

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Tokugawa

an organized gov. ruling Japan

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daimyo

powerful land-owners in Japan

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Songhai kingdom

kingdom after Mali falls

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tax farming

method of finding citizens to be the tax collector

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versailles

French palace built by Louis XIV

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Janissaries

elite soldiers of Ottoman empire

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counter reformation

Catholic Church's effort to work against Christians

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Anglican

a Church Henry VIII created to get a divorce

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Askia the Great

leader of the Songhai empire

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