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Caliphs and Kings free pdf Roger Collins, a leading historian, investigates a time in Spanish history known for its multi-religious society - when Christians, Jews and Muslims lived in apparent harmony - revealing a fuller, more complex picture of this fascinating period. * Presents new ideas and interpretations of a fascinating yet much misunderstood period of Spanish and Islamic history * A broad and complex treatment of the tenure of the Umayyad dynasty in Spain * Debunks myths and investigates the historiography of existing scholarship of the period

About Roger Collins

Formerly a Fellow of the Institute for Advanced Studies in theHumanities in the University of Edinburgh, Roger Collins isnow a Fellow in the School of History, Classics and Archaeology ofthe University of Edinburgh. He has published widely in medievalSpanish and European history, and his books include: TheBasques (Blackwell, 1986), The Arab Conquest of Spain,710 797 (Blackwell, 1989), OxfordArchaeological Guide to Spain (1998), Charlemagne(1998), Visigothic Spain, 409 711(Blackwell, 2004), and, most recently, Keepers of the Keys ofHeaven: A History of the Papacy (2009).

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Author : Roger Collins
Publisher : John Wiley
Data Published : 27 December 2013
ISBN : 1118730011
EAN : 9781118730010
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 328 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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