The Ornament of the World: How Muslims, Jews, and Christians Created a Culture of Tolerance in Medieval Spain
A brilliant and fascinating portrait of medieval Spain explores the golden age when Muslims, Jews, and Christians lived together in an atmosphere of tolerance. of photos. 3 maps.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - revliz - LibraryThing
It's a pretty good. As this is something I know about, I got impatient with the fuzziness of the overview, and returned it to the library. But it's a nice intro for someone curious about Al-Andalus Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - LibStre - LibraryThing
Maria Rosa Menocal's "The Ornament of the New World" dealt with a time-frame in which people became pioneers either due to personal desire or because they were forcefully moved to another place ... Read full review