• Entry
  • Reader's guide
  • Entries A-Z
  • Subject index

Baghdad, Fall of to Mongols: 1250 to 1920: Middle East

The fall of Baghdad to the Mongols in 1258 is often portrayed as a sudden end of Islamic learning and Arab culture, when, in fact, it was the climactic demise of a waning empire. While no longer the political center of ...

    • Loading...
    locked icon

    Sign in to access this content

    Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

    • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
    • Read modern, diverse business cases
    • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles