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The Ornament of the World: How Muslims, Jews, and Christians Created a Culture of Tolerance in Medieval Spain

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A rich and thriving culture where literature, science and religious tolerance flourished for 700 years is the subject of this enthralling history of medieval Spain. Living side by side in the Andalusian kingdoms, the 'peoples of the book' produced statesmen, poets and philosophers who influenced the rest of Europe in dramatic ways, giving it the first translations of Plato and Aristotle, love songs and secular poetry plus remarkable feats of architecture and technology. This evocative account explores the lost history ...

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0316168718

/ ISBN-13:

9780316168717

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The Ornament of the World: How Muslims, Jews, and Christians Created a Culture of Tolerance in Medieval Spain
2017, Tantor Audio, Old Saybrook

ISBN-13: 9781541457027

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The Ornament of the World: How Muslims, Jews, and Christians Created a Culture of Tolerance in Medieval Spain
2003, Back Bay Books, Boston, MA

ISBN-13: 9780316168717

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Ornament of the World: How Muslims, Jews, and Christians Created a Culture of Tolerance in Medieval Spain
2002, Little Brown and Company, Boston, MA

ISBN-13: 9780316566889

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