Islamic World

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Subjected - History - Middle Ages - Islamic World
... Arab slave trade and Somali slave trade In early Islamic states of the western Sudan, including Ghana (750–1076), Mali (1235–1645), Segou (1712–1861), and Songhai (127 ... Slaves were purchased or captured on the frontiers of the Islamic world and then imported to the major centers, where there were slave markets from which ...
Reform Of The United Nations Security Council - New Permanent Member Proposals - Membership of A Muslim-majority Nation
... Middle East by the victors of the First World War, the predominantly Muslim Middle East has been an area of persistent international conflict, and the periodic flare-ups ... Therefore, the prospect of introducing a permanent Islamic member to the security council is highly sensitive, especially if such a member were to be granted ... Outside the Muslim world, commentators have raised concerns that a veto-wielding Islamic member could use it to restrict the UN's ability to act forcefully in the Middle East or on the ...
Arab Agricultural Revolution
... as the Medieval Green Revolution, Muslim Agricultural Revolution, Islamic Agricultural Revolution and Islamic Green Revolution) is a term coined by the historian Andrew Watson in his ... This was an extension of another hypothesis of an agricultural revolution in Islamic Spain proposed much earlier in 1876 by the Spanish historian Antonia Garcia Maceira ... argued that the economy established by Arab and other Muslim traders across the Old World enabled the diffusion of many crops and farming techniques among different parts of the Islamic world, as well as the ...
Caspian Blue - History of Blue - Blue in The Byzantine Empire and The Islamic World
... In the Islamic world, blue was of secondary importance to green, believed to be the favourite colour of the Prophet Mohammed ... At certain times in Moorish Spain and other parts of the Islamic world, blue was the colour worn by Christians and Jews, because only Muslims were allowed to wear white and green ...
Medieval Artillery - Use in The Islamic World
... See also Inventions in the Islamic world and Alchemy and chemistry in Islam The Arabs acquired knowledge of gunpowder some time after 1240, but before 1280, by ... invading Mongols who introduced gunpowder to the Islamic world and cites Mamluk antagonism towards early riflemen in their infantry as an example of ...

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