Simon Doubleday


Why the Middle Ages Matter

This collection traces back to the medieval period some of the most pressing questions of today, showing why the distant past matters now.

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The Wise King

The story of the thirteenth-century Spanish king Alfonso X, renowned for his sparkling intellect and extraordinary cultural achievements.

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In the Light of Medieval Spain

This book examines the significance of the medieval Spanish past f0r understanding the relationship between "the West" and Islam.

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Border Interrogations

This volume of essays engages with a wide spectrum of Spanish border zones: spaces of negotiation and contestation.

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The Lara Family

For much of the Middle Ages, the Lara family was among the most powerful aristocratic lineages in Spain.

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