History 7

  • 1095

    Pope Urban ll calls for the Crusades

  • 1200

    Commercial Revolution

    A new change due to commerce, or trade. Power changed from nobles and kings to merchant who controlled political, economic and social power.
  • 1254

    Marco Polo's Birth

    Born into a family of merchants.
  • 1293

    Polos Adventure Home

    Polo started his journey home with ship and returned with ivory, jade, jewels, porcelain and silk
  • 1298

    Marco Polo captained a ship in the battle against Genoa.

    Got captured by rival city (Genoa).
  • 1300


    Rebirth in Europe and took ideas from ancient Greece and Rome
  • 1440

    Printing Press

    Johann Gutenberg created a block printing technique with a press from wine and olive oi.
  • Scientific Revolution

    People made strides in science and math.