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The history of Spain

by Peter Pierson

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Spain
    • Subjects:
    • Spain -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-202) and index.

      StatementPeter Pierson.
      SeriesThe Greenwood histories of the modern nations,
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDP66 .P53 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 223 p. :
      Number of Pages223
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL362693M
      ISBN 100313302723
      LC Control Number98022901

      HISTORY. Shows Shows; The restoration done by an amateur ended up looking a lot like a famous comic book character. neutral Spain was the .   Spain is probably one of the most influential countries in human history, being the birthplace of one of the most widely spoken languages .

        A chronology of key events in the history of Spain, from to the present. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bertrand, Louis, History of Spain. New York, D. Appleton-Century Co.,

        Book Overview The History of Spain - From the establishment of the colony of gades by the Phoenicians, to the death of Ferdinand, surnamed the Sage. Vol. 3 is an unchanged, high-quality reprint of the original edition of The historian, Henry Kamen, has been accused of "rubbishing the history of Spain" and "destroying the foundations of the Spanish empire", in his book, Empire. How Spain became a .


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