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The 800s is the 9th century. It is the fourth century of the medieval period. During this time, Charlemagne ruled a large empire, which was split into three parts nearly thirty years after his death. By the end of the century, Europe was overrun by Viking invaders, especially in France and the British Isles.

Meanwhile, Arab trade flourished in the northern portion of Africa, China was in the midst of the Tang Dynasty, and the Maya Civilization of Mesoamerica was in full swing.

Known Events[]

  • Muslims trade goods across the Sahara Desert.[1]

Where in Time is Carmen Sandiego?[]

In Episode 57, the Time Pilots find Millennia in the midst of a heat wave, which she says is reminiscent of the Sahara Desert in the 800s and 900s. During this time, Arab traders brought goods such as gold, salt, and ivory across the Sahara Desert and spread the religion of Islam to North and West Africa.

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