BLOOD AND FAITH
THE PURGING OF MUSLIM SPAIN 1492-1614
Materia: Historia de españa moderna
In 1069, the entire Muslim population of Spain was given three days to leave Spanish territory or else be killed. In a brutal and traumatic exodus,entire families werw forced to abandon the homes and villages where they had leved for generations. In just five years, Muslim Spain had effectively ceased to exist:an estimate 300,000 Muslims had been removed from Spanish territory making it what was then the largest act of etchnic cleasing in European history. Blood and Faith is a riveting chronicle of this virtually unknown episode, set against the vivid historical backdrop of Muslim Spain.It offers a remarkable window onto a little-konown period in modern europe.A rich and complex tale of competing faiths and beliefs,of cultural oppression and resistance against overwhelming odds.