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As a means of recording the passage of time, the 13th century was the century which lasted from January 1, 1201 through December 31, 1300 in accordance with the Julian calendar in the Common Era. In the history of European culture, this period is considered part of the High Middle Ages, and after its conquests in Asia the Mongol Empire stretched from Eastern Asia to Eastern Europe.

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Map of Eurasia circa 1200 A.D.

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Thomas Aquinas, recognized as the most influential Western medieval legal scholar and theologist.
 
A page of the Italian Fibonacci's Liber Abaci from the Biblioteca Nazionale di Firenze showing the Fibonacci sequence with the position in the sequence labeled in Roman numerals and the value in Arabic-Hindu numerals.

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1260sEdit

 
Portrait of the Chinese Zen Buddhist Wuzhun Shifan, painted in 1238, Song dynasty.
 
Hommage of Edward I (kneeling), to the Philippe le Bel (seated). As Duke of Aquitaine, Edward was a vassal to the French king.

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Significant peopleEdit

 
Frescoes from the 13th century Boyana Church
 
Queen Tamar

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ken Angrok". Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved 25 July 2010.
  2. ^ Grousset, Rene (1988), Empire of steppes, Wars in Japan, Indochina and Java, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, p. 288, ISBN 0-8135-1304-9.
  3. ^ page 243
  4. ^ History of Aceh Archived August 13, 2012, at the Wayback Machine.
  5. ^ Weatherford, Jack (2004). Genghis khan and the making of the modern world. New York: Random House. p. 239. ISBN 0-609-80964-4.

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