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Islamic Spain and our heritage

Catherine E. Jones

Islamic Spain and our heritage

al-Andalus, 711-1492 A.D.

by Catherine E. Jones

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Published by Middle East Outreach Council in [United States] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Spain
    • Subjects:
    • Muslims -- Spain -- History.,
    • Spain -- Civilization -- 711-1516.,
    • Spain -- Civilization -- Islamic influences.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 111-116) and index.

      StatementCatherine E. Jones.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDP103 .J65 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 164 p. :
      Number of Pages164
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL283599M
      LC Control Number97186189

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