The Learned King

believe that the king and his co - workers were most active in the first decade of the reign and then again in the last decade . The revolt of the Mudéjars in 1264 and the subsequent effort to pacify the realm before embarking on the ...

The Learned King


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The Learned King
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Joseph F. O'Callaghan
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-11 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

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Alfonso X, the Learned
Language: en
Pages: 589
Authors: H. Salvador Mart Nez
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: BRILL

A truly groundbreaking book, presenting a portrait of Alfonso X, monarch and medieval intellectual "par excellence," and the extraordinary cultural history of Spain at that time.
The Worlds of Alfonso the Learned and James the Conqueror
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Robert Ignatius Burns
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-14 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

The thirteenth-century monarch Alfonso the Learned of Castile and his contemporary rival James the Conqueror, of Aragon-Catalonia, are key figures who made enduring contributions to Western civilization--although neither is well known to American students. This book explores the contrasts and convergences not only of the kings but of the scholarly-cultural
Chronicle of Alfonso X
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Shelby Thacker, Jose Escobar
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-14 - Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

Alfonso X (1221–1284) reigned as king of Castile and León from 1252 until his death. Known to history as El Sabio, the Wise, or the Learned, his appreciation for science and the arts led him to sponsor a number of books on the history of Spain since its Roman settlement.
The Spaniards
Language: en
Pages: 628
Authors: Américo Castro
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1985-01-01 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

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