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Council of:
Arts
Commerce
Knowledge
Religious Faith
Transportatio
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Start with some vocabulary words as keywords for research.

Council of Arts
  • oral tradition
  • tessellation
  • arabesque
  • calligraphy
  • Great Mosque of Cordoba
  • mosque
  • ablution pool
  • arcade
  • courtyard
  • dome
  • mihrab
  • minbar
  • minaret
  • muqarna
  • portico
Council of Religious Faith
  • idol
  • Koran (Qur'an)
  • monotheism
  • Islam
  • Muslim
  • Sunna
  • Five pillars of Islam
  • Medina
  • Mecca
  • Muhammad
  • caliph
  • Shiite
  • Sunni
  • Great Mosque of Cordoba
  • mosque
  • ablution pool
  • arcade
  • courtyard
  • dome
  • mihrab
  • minbar
  • minaret
  • muqarna
  • portico
Council of Commerce
  • salt
  • gold
  • Niger River
  • Timbuktu
  • Niani
  • iron
  • Indian Ocean trade routes
  • Arabia
  • Ceylon
  • East Indies
  • India
  • Venice
  • Europe
  • China
  • bazaar
  • camel caravans
  • Petra
  • Silk Road
  • spices
Council of Transportation
  • oasis
  • nomads
  • Bedouins
  • Silk Road
  • Tuareg warriors
  • camel caravans
  • Petra
  • Berbers
  • Baghdad
  • Medina
  • Mecca
  • savanna
  • sahel
  • delta
  • Niger River
  • Timbuktu
  • Niani
  • malaria
  • Portugese
  • Indian Ocean trade routes
  • Arabia
  • Ceylon
  • East Indies
  • India
  • Venice
  • Europe
  • China
Council of Knowledge
  • oral tradition
  • House of Wisdom
  • algebra
  • Baghdad
  • Timbuktu
  • Ibn Battuta