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Aztecs, Moors, and Christians
Language: en
Pages: 319
Authors: Max Harris
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-01-01 - Publisher: University of Texas Press

In villages and towns across Spain and its former New World colonies, local performers stage mock battles between Spanish Christians and Moors or Aztecs that range from brief sword dances to massive street theatre lasting several days. The festival tradition officially celebrates the triumph of Spanish Catholicism over its enemies,
Christians and Moors in Spain. 2. 1195 - 1614
Language: en
Pages: 191
Authors: Colin Smith, Charles Peter Melville
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher: Classical Texts

The two previous volumes draw a fascinating picture of the confrontation between the Christians and Moors in Spain from the Christian side. This volume attempts to redress the balance by describing many of the same incidents from the Muslims' point of view.
The Story of the Christians and Moors of Spain
Language: en
Pages: 299
Authors: Charlotte Mary Yonge
Categories: Arabs
Type: BOOK - Published: 1878 - Publisher:

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Christians and Moors in Spain, Volume I: AD 711-1150
Language: en
Pages: 193
Authors: Colin Smith
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-01 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This volume gathers together extracts from texts in Latin, Hispanic vernaculars, and French, concerning the relations of the Christians and Moors in Spain in the first four hundred years of their co-existence in the Peninsula. An effort has been made to illustrate aspects other than the exclusively military.
In Fair Granada
Language: en
Pages: 439
Authors: Evelyn Everett-Green
Categories: Children's stories, English
Type: BOOK - Published: 1902 - Publisher:

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