Literatura Medieval - Christian, Islamic, and Jewish cultures in the Iberian peninsula: Home

Spanish literature and culture to 1500. Jewish-Christian-Muslim coexistence and the multi-ethnic environment in Iberia in the Middle Ages.

Images of Toledo


  the design of a pot

Detail on the Jarrón de las Gacelas (14th century), Museo de Alhambra, Granada, Spain


Arches in the Mezquita in Cordoba


Welcome to your guide for library resources selected especially for the study of the literature and culture of the multi-ethnic environment in the Iberian peninsula up to the year 1500 Click on the tabs at the top to take you to the best resources for research.

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Spanish and Portuguese; Spain and Latin America

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Milton Machuca-Galvez
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