The Story of the Moors in Spain (Hardcover)

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The Story of the Moors in Spain by Stanley Lane-Poole is a comprehensive historical account of the Muslim rule in Spain, which lasted for over seven centuries. The book chronicles the arrival of the Moors in Spain in 711 AD and their subsequent conquest of the Iberian Peninsula. It also explores the cultural, social, and political impact of the Moors on Spain, including their advancements in science, architecture, and art.The author provides detailed insights into the lives of the Moors, their religious beliefs, and their interactions with the Christian kingdoms of Spain. Lane-Poole delves into the conflicts and alliances between the Moors and the Christians, including the famous Battle of Tours in 732 AD, which halted the Muslim advance into Europe.The book also examines the decline of the Muslim rule in Spain, including the internal conflicts and divisions that weakened the Moorish empire. It concludes with the eventual defeat of the Moors by the Christian kingdoms of Spain in 1492, which marked the end of Muslim rule in the country.Overall, The Story of the Moors in Spain is a fascinating and informative read that offers a unique perspective on the history of Spain and the Muslim world. It is a must-read for anyone interested in the history of Spain, Islamic civilization, and the complex interactions between different cultures and religions.This Is A New Release Of The Original 1896 Edition.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781498171083
ISBN-10: 1498171087
Publisher: Literary Licensing, LLC
Publication Date: August 7th, 2014
Pages: 308
Language: English