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From the Arab conquest to the Reconquest

Guichard, Pierre

From the Arab conquest to the Reconquest

the splendour and fragility of Al-Andalus

by Guichard, Pierre

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Published by Junta de Andalucia, Consejeria de Cultura, Fundación El Legado Andalusí, Ministerio de Asuntos Exteriores y de Cooperation, Subsecretaría Secretaría General Tecnica in [Granada, Spain] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Andalusia (Spain) -- History,
  • Andalusia (Spain) -- Civilization

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-276).

    StatementPierre Guichard.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDP302.A5 G85 2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination302 p. :
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16780792M
    ISBN 108496395324
    ISBN 109788496395329
    LC Control Number2008370561

      By the mid-eighth century, Arab armies had conquered the thousand-year-old Persian Empire, reduced the Byzantine Empire to little more than a city-state based around Constantinople, and destroyed the Visigoth kingdom of Spain. The cultural and linguistic effects of this early Islamic expansion reverberate today.   _Infidels_ by Andrew Wheatcroft is an account of the history of conflict between European Christendom and Mediterranean Islam. Though the book can be read as a history of a number of interactions between Islam and Christianity - the initial Arab invasions, the Islamic conquest and Christian reconquest of Spain, the Crusades, and European conflicts with the Ottomans - it is really more about /5(4).

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    The Reconquista [lower-alpha 1] (Spanish and Portuguese for the "reconquest") is the period of history of the Iberian Peninsula spanning approximately years between the Islamic conquest of Hispania in and the fall of the last Islamic state in Iberia at Granada to the expanding Christian kingdoms in The Reconquista ended just before the European discovery of the Americas—the. The history of Islam in Sicily and Southern Italy began with the first Arab settlement in Sicily, at Mazara, which was captured in The subsequent rule of Sicily and Malta started in the 10th century. Islamic rule over all Sicily began in , and the Emirate of Sicily lasted from until Though Sicily was the primary Muslim stronghold in Italy, some temporary footholds, the most.


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Roman Syria. Syria had been under Roman rule for seven centuries prior to the Arab Muslim conquest and had been invaded by the Sassanid Persians on a number of occasions during the 3rd, 6th and 7th centuries; it had also been subject to raids by the Sassanids' Arab allies, the Lakhmids.

During the Roman period, beginning after the fall of Jerusalem in the y the entire region (Judea Location: Levant (modern Palestine, Israel. The Umayyad conquest of Hispania, also known as the Muslim conquest of the Iberian Peninsula or the Umayyad conquest of the Visigothic Kingdom, was the initial expansion of the Umayyad Caliphate over Hispania (in the Iberian Peninsula) from to The conquest resulted in the destruction of the Visigothic Kingdom and the establishment of the independent Emirate of Córdoba under Abd al Location: Iberian Peninsula.

The triumph was not just military. The explosive expansion of Islam severed at a stroke the 1,year-old links of commerce, culture, politics and religion that had bound the southern and Author: Max Rodenbeck.

The Arab Conquests in Central Asia book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating b /5.

This is an unusual book in that it covers the first century of the Arab conquest and occupation of Spain (8th Century) and draws on both Christian and Arab sources.

It leans to the academic side with the advantage that the reader can have confidence in the events, but the disadvantage that progress can be slow, as the author balances the Cited by: The Arab Conquest of Spain: by Roger Collins and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Arab Conquest Spain by Collins, Roger - AbeBooks.

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North Africa - North Africa - From the Arab conquest to After the Arabs completed the conquest of Egypt inthey started to raid the Berber (Amazigh) territory to its west, which they called Bilād al-Maghrib (“Lands of the West”) or simply the Maghrib.

In this region became a province of the Muslim empire then ruled from Damascus by the Umayyad caliphs (–). Egypt - Egypt - From the Islamic conquest to The period of Egyptian history between the advent of Islam and Egypt’s entrance into the modern period opens and closes with foreign conquests: the Arab invasion led by ʿAmr ibn al-ʿĀṣ in ad – and the Napoleonic expedition of mark the beginning and end of the era.

Within the context of Egyptian internal history alone, this. The Byzantine-Arab Wars were between the Byzantine Empire and at first the Rashidun and then the Umayyad caliphates.

Under the Rashidun there were the conquests of Syria (), Armenia (), Egypt () and North Africa (). Under the Umayyads the continuing conquest of North Africa (), the second Arab siege of Constantinople () and the conquest of Tbilisi (). The Great Arab Conquests covers the period from death of the Prophet Mohammed in to the beginning of the Abbasid Caliphate in We follow the victorious Arab armies as they spread from Mecca and Medina out through the Middle East into Afghanistan, The Great Arab Conquests by Hugh Kennedy is a delightful book to read, full of interesting /5.

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Drawing from both Christian and Islamic sources, Reconquest and Crusade in Medieval Spain demonstrates that the clash of arms between Christians and Muslims in the Iberian peninsula that began in the early eighth century was transformed into a crusade by the papacy during the twelfth and thirteenth centuries.

Successive popes accorded to Christian warriors willing to participate in the Cited by:   To keep the Arab Muslims from quarreling, the next caliph, Omar, launched the Muslim conquests: Syria was conquered aroundEgyptMesopotamia and the Persian Empire, By the early 8th century, all of north Africa and Spain to the west, and the lands of central Asia and India to the east, were also brought under Islamic suzerainty.

Since The Holy Land: A Historical Geography from the Persian to the Arab Conquest was first published, no other work of similar scope has been attempted. It covers the historical geography of the Exilic, Intertestamental, New Testament and post-New Testament periods.

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Add tags Comment Rate. Save to favorites. To link to this object, paste this link in email, IM or document To embed this object, paste this HTML in website. Arab Conquest of Egypt. The Arab Conquest of Spain: - Roger Collins. Wiley, - History - pages. 0 Reviews. This book, now available in paperback, is a challenging and controversial account of the history of Spain in the eighth century.

In it Roger Collins assesses the political and cultural impact on Spain of the first hundred years of Arab. ISBN The first Arab invasion of Iran Part One THE ARAB CONQUEST OF IRAN (B. Litvinsky)The first Arab invasion of Iran A new religion – Islam – was founded by Muhammad (d.

) in Arabia at the beginningFile Size: KB. According to traditional accounts, the Muslim conquests (Arabic: الغزوات ‎, al-Ġazawāt or Arabic: الفتوحات الإسلامية ‎, al-Fatūḥāt al-Islāmiyya) also referred to as the Islamic conquests or Arab conquests, began with the Islamic prophet Muhammad.

He established a new unified polity in the Arabian Peninsula which under the subsequent Rashidun (The Rightly.The Conquest was indeed in need of critical treatment, and this Butler provided with admirable acumen, establishing for the first time, within a wide framework, the true value of the non-Greek sources both for the Conquest and for the preceding Sassanian conquest of the Middle East, and of Heraclius' triumphant but short-lived Size: 2MB.Arab conquest Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter without a subscription.

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