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        A Medieval Mosque in Kenya

        This photograph shows the ruin of a mosque in Kenya. The Arabic traders not only influenced the Swahili language, but they also helped to spread Islam across the region. The fact that Islam is still commonly practiced along much of Eastern Africa is a reminder of the extent to which this large Swahili trading network helped to move both goods and ideas along the African coast.

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