Peoples of the World Applied to Late Medieval History

Peoples of the world including nations and major groups of Western Civilization, Asiatic peoples, African peoples, and American Indian peoples can be connected.

   

Peoples of the World

Peoples of the world can be used to examine the 11th century CE, 12th century CE, 13th century CE, 14th century CE, and 15th century CE.

Nations

Nations such as Hong Kong, Papua New Guinea, Libya, Paraguay, Jordan, Laos, El Salvador, Togo, Nicaragua, Eritrea, Denmark, Kyrgystan, Slovakia, Finland, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Turkmenistan, Norway, Central African Republic, Ireland, Georgia, New Zealand, Costa Rica, Palestinian Territories, Croatia, and Lebanon can be used to examine the 11th century CE, 12th century CE, 13th century CE, 14th century CE, and 15th century CE.

Western Civilization

Western Civilization including Latin, Anglic, Germanic, Northeast European peoples, Balkan, and Scandinavian peoples can be connected. Serbia can be connected.

Latin peoples

Latin peoples including Italian, French, Hispanic, and Lusitanic peoples can be connected. Switzerland can be connected.

Italian peoples

Italian peoples such as those of Italy can be connected.

French peoples

French peoples such as those of France and part of Canada can be connected. Part of Belgium can be connected. France can be connected. France developed into an important European kingdom. Part of Canada can be connected. There were early explorations in what is now Canada.

Hispanic peoples including Spanish, Hispanic Mexican American, and Hispanic Colombian American peoples can be connected. The Dominican Republic can be connected.

Spain can be connected. Over a period of time, Spain was reconquered by Christians.

Hispanic Mexican American peoples such as those of Cuba can be connected. Haiti can be connected. Cuba can be connected. Colombus reached Cuba on his first voyage in 1492, which began the Spanish conquest.

Hispanic Colombian American peoples such as those of Colombia can be connected.Venezuela can be connected. Colombia can be connected. Colombia was reached by the Spanish in 1499.

Lusitanic peoples such as those of Brazil can be connected. Portugal can be connected. Brazil can be connected. Brazil was encountered by Pedro Álvares Cabral and claimed on behalf of the Portuguese Empire 22 April 1500.

Anglic peoples

Anglic peoples including British and Anglo-American peoples can be connected. Canada can be connected.

British peoples including those of the United Kingdom can be connected.

Anglo-American peoples such as those of the United States can be connected.

Germanic peoples

Germanic peoples such as those of Germany, Austria, the Netherlands, and parts of Belgium can be connected. Switzerland can be connected.

Germany can be connected. Germany was loosely ruled by the Holy Roman Empire. Austria can be connected. The Habsburgs became the ruling dynasty of what is now Austria. The Netherlands can be connected. The Dukes of Burgundy and the Habsburg kings began to rule in the area. Parts of Belgium can be connected. What is now Belgium was loosely ruled by French and Holy Roman emperors.

Northeast European peoples

Northeast European peoples including East Slavic, West Slavic, and Hungarian peoples can be connected. Belarus can be connected.

East Slavic peoples

East Slavic peoples such as those of Russia and Ukraine can be connected.

Russia can be connected. Russia was invaded and conquered by the Mongols. Ukraine was invaded and conquered by the Mongols.

West Slavic peoples

West Slavic peoples such as those of Poland can be connected. The Czech Republic can be connected. Poland can be connected. The Kingdom of Poland was founded.

Hungary

Hungary can be connected. Hungary was an important Medieval European kingdom and resisted conquest by the Mongols.

Balkan peoples

Balkan peoples including East Romance peoples and Greek peoples can be connected. Bulgaria can be connected.

Greece

Greece can be connected. Greece was a part of the Byzantine empire, but in the 15th century came under Ottoman rule.

East Romance peoples

Romania can be connected. Romania was divided into Wallachia, Transylvania, and Moldavia, usually under different rulers.

Scandinavian peoples

Scandinavian peoples including Sweden can be connected.

Asiatic peoples

Asiatic peoples including Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples can be used to examine the 11th century CE, 12th century CE, 13th century CE, 14th century CE, and 15th century CE. Nations such as Tajikistan can be connected. Cities such as Osaka can be connected.

Middle Eastern peoples

Middle Eastern peoples including Egyptian, Persian, Turkish, North African, Arabian, and Mesopotamian peoples can be connected. Israel can be connected. Cities such as Cairo can be connected.

Egypt

Egypt can be connected. Egypt was part of various Islamic states.

Persian peoples

Persian peoples such as those of Iran can be connected. Afghanistan can be connected. Iran can be connected. The Seljuq Turks, Khwarezmid empire, Mongol invasions, and Timurid dynasty dominated Persia.

Turkey

Turkey can be connected. The Seljuq Turks began to occupy the country, although Turkish rule disintegrated with the Mongol invasions.

North African peoples

North African peoples such as those of Algeria and Morocco can be connected. Tunisia can be connected. Algeria can be connected. Algeria was dominated and ruled by Muslims. Morocco can be connected. Morocco was ruled by Berber Muslim dynasties.

Mesopotamian peoples

Mesopotamian peoples such as those of Iraq can be connected.

Arabian peoples

Arabian peoples such as those of Saudi Arabia and Yemen can be connected. United Arab Emirates can be connected.

Saudi Arabia can be connected. Most of what is now Arabia was under the rule of the Sharifate of Mecca, which was largely under control of the Fatamids of Egypt. Yemen can be connected. Yemen was under Islamic rule.

Levantine peoples

Levantine peoples such as those of Syria can be connected.

South Asian peoples

South Asian peoples including those of what are now India,Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Nepal can be connected. Cities such as Karachi can be connected. Sri Lanka can be connected.

India with cities such as Delhi can be connected. The Delhi sultanate and Mongol invasion were important in this period. Mumbai can be connected.

Pakistan can be connected. The Ghaznavid empire, Ghorid kingdom, Delhi Sultanate, and Mughal empire were prominent.

Bangladesh can be connected. The Delhi sultanate and Bengal sultanate were important.

Nepal can be connected.

Central Asian peoples

Central Asian peoples including Inner Asian peoples can be connected. Azerbaijan can be connected.

Inner Asian peoples such as those of Uzbekistan can be connected. Kazakhstan can be connected. Uzbekistan can be connected. The region was invaded by the Mongols under Genghis Khan, and later became the seat of the Timurids under Timur.

Oriental peoples

Oriental peoples including Chinese, Japanese peoples, North Korean, and South Korean peoples can be connected. Taiwan can be connected. Cities such as Beijing can be connected.

China can be connected. This includes the periods of the Song, Yuan or Mongol, and Ming dynasties. Cities such as Shanghai can be connected.

Japan with cities such as Tokyo can be connected.

South Korea can be connected. Cities such as Seoul can be connected.

North Korea can be connected.

Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples

Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Southeast Asian Mainland, Southeast Asian Island, and Aboriginal Australian peoples can be connected. Cambodia can be connected. Cities such as Manila can be connected.

Southeast Asian Mainland peoples such as those of Vietnam, Thailand, and Burma can be connected. Malaysia can be connected.

Vietnam can be connected. The Ly, Tran, and Ho dynasties ruled in Vietnam. Thailand can be connected. The Lavo kingdom arose and was succeeded by the Sukothai and Lanna kingdoms, which were in turn succeeded by the kindom of Ayutthaya. Burma can be connected. The Pagan kingdom collapsed and was succeeded by a number of smaller kingdoms.

Southeast Asian Island peoples such as those of Indonesia, the Philippines, and Malaysia can be connected. Madagascar can be connected. Cities such as Jakarta can be connected.

Indonesia can be connected. The Majapahit kingdom can be identified and Islamic settlement is known. The Philippines can be connected. Numerous small kingdoms were found in the Philippines. Malaysia can be connected.

Aboriginal Australian peoples such as those of Australia can be connected.

African peoples

African peoples including Eastern African, Western African, Central African, and Southern African peoples can be connected. South Sudan can be connected.

Eastern African peoples

Eastern African peoples such as those of Northern East Africa, Central East Africa, and Interior East Africa can be connected. Somalia can be connected.

Northern East African peoples

Northern East African peoples such as those of Ethiopia can be connected.

Central East African peoples

Central East African peoples such as those of Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, and Rwanda can be connected. Burundi can be connected.

Tanzania can be connected. There was some Arab influence in the region. Kenya can be connected. Uganda can be connected. Rwanda can be connected.

Interior East African peoples

Interior East African peoples such as those of Sudan can be connected. Chad can be connected. Sudan can be connected. Islam began to predominate in the area.

Western African peoples

Western African peoples including Southern Coastal West African, Western Coastal West African, and Interior West African peoples can be connected. Benin can be connected.

Southern Coastal West African peoples such as those of Nigeria and Ghana can be connected. Côte d'Ivoire can be connected. Nigeria can be connected. The Nri kingdom reached its height and began to decline. Ghana can be connected.

Western Coastal West African peoples such as those of Senegal can be connected. Guinea can be connected. Senegal can be connected.

Interior West African peoples such as those of Niger and Burkina Faso can be connected. Mali can be connected. Niger can be connected. Burkina Faso can be connected.

Central African peoples

Central African peoples such as those of Congo DR and Angola can be connected. Cameroon can be connected. Congo DR can be connected. Angola can be connected.

Southern African peoples

Southern African peoples such as those of South Africa, Mozambique, Malawi, and Zambia can be connected. Zimbabwe can be connected. South Africa can be connected. Mozambique can be connected. Malawi can be connected. Zambia can be connected.

American Indian peoples

American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian, South American Indian, and North American Indian peoples can be used to examine the 11th century CE, 12th century CE, 13th century CE, 14th century CE, and 15th century CE. Honduras can be connected. Cities such as Mexico City can be connected.

Middle American Indian peoples

Middle American Indian peoples including Southwestern American Indian, Meso-American, and Caribbean peoples can be connected. What is now the Dominican Republic can be connected.

Southwestern American Indian peoples such as those of what is now the southwestern United States can be connected. Northern Mexico can be connected. The southwestern United States can be connected.

Meso-American peoples such as those of Mexico can be connected. Guatemala can be connected. Mexico can be connected.

Caribbean peoples such as those of Colombia, Venezuela, and Cuba can be connected. Haiti can be connected. Colombia can be connected. Venezuela can be connected. Cuba can be connected.

South American Indian peoples

South American Indian peoples including Andean peoples, Amazonian peoples, and Cono/Southern American Indian peoples can be connected. Bolivia can be connected.

Andean peoples

Andean peoples such as those of Peru, Colombia, Chile, and Argentina can be connected. Ecuador can be connected.

Peru can be connected. Colombia can be connected. Chile can be connected. Argentina can be connected.

Amazonian peoples

Amazonian peoples such as those of Brazil and Argentina can be connected. Venezuela can be connected.

Brazil can be connected. Argentina can be connected.

Cono/Southern American Indian peoples

Cono/Southern American Indian peoples such as those of Argentina can be connected. Chile can be connected.

Argentina can be connected.

North American Indian peoples

North American Indian peoples including Eastern North American Indian and Western North American Indian peoples can be connected. Canada can be connected.

Eastern North American Indian peoples such as those of the United States can be connected. Western North American Indian peoples such as those of the United States can be connected.

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Created 23 Feb 2017 Last updated 3 Oct 2017