World History 8
Chapter 11 Section 3 “Turkish Empires Rise in Anatolia”
As you read about the rise and decline of the Turkish Empire in Anatolia, make notes on the chart to describe the outcome of each action or situation.
In 945, Persian armies move into Baghdad.
Ended power of the caliph (Islamic religious or political leader); Caliph gives up political power as ruler to the new Persian ruler
In the tenth century, large numbers of Turks known as Seljuks migrate into the Abbasid Empire.