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  • Al-Andalus, Sepharad and Medieval Iberiaby Ivy Corfis

    BRILL 2010; US$ 117.00

    This volume show the many facets of contact in al-Andalus and Medieval Iberia, with issues still vital after more than a millennium as cultures face off and open or close frontiers to ideas, customs, ideologies and the arts. more...

  • The Wreck of Cataloniaby Alan Ryder

    Oxford University Press 2007; US$ 97.99

    This fascinating account examines the fate which overtook the principality of Catalonia in the fifteenth century, reducing it from dominance within the state of Aragon to a marginal role in the Iberian power created by the union of Aragon and Castile. It begins by studying the tensions destabilising Catalonia: unrest among a peasantry resentful of... more...

  • Community and identityby Stephen Constantine

    Manchester University Press 2009; US$ 95.00

    This fluent, accessible and richly informed study, based on much previously unexplored archival material, concerns the history of Gibraltar following its military conquest in 1704, after which sovereignty of the territory was transferred from Spain to Britain and it became a British fortress and colony. Unlike virtually all other studies of Gibraltar,... more...

  • El documental cinematográfico y televisivo contemporáneoby Isabel M. Estrada

    Boydell & Brewer 2013; US$ 99.00

    Este libro evalúa la aportación del documental cinematográfico y televisivo producido en España a partir de los años 90 al debate en torno a la memoria de la represión franquista. ENGLISH VERSION This book examines how a selected group of documentaries made since 1995 for both film and television inform the debate centered on the so-called "recuperation... more...

  • Nelson's Refugeby Jason R. Musteen

    Naval Institute Press 2011; US$ 29.95

    Since its capture from Spain in 1704, Gibraltar has been one of Great Britain?s most legendary citadels. As the gatekeeper of the Mediterranean Sea, its commanding position has shaped the history of the region and surrounding nations, including modern Britain. The fortress, its garrison, and its leaders were witness to and participant in both the... more...

  • A Mediterranean Emporiumby David Abulafia

    Cambridge University Press 1994; US$ 52.00

    The first account of the trade and commercial life of the medieval Spanish kingdom of Majorca. more...

  • A Memorandum for the President of the Royal Audiencia and Chancery Court of the City and Kingdom of Granadaby Francisco Núñez Muley; Vincent Barletta

    University of Chicago Press 2010; US$ 17.50

    Conquered in 1492 and colonized by invading Castilians, the city and kingdom of Granada faced radical changes imposed by its occupiers throughout the first half of the sixteenth century—including the forced conversion of its native Muslim population. Written by Francisco Núñez Muley, one of many coerced Christian converts, this extraordinary... more...

  • Pilgrimage to the End of the Worldby Conrad Rudolph

    University of Chicago Press 2009; US$ 17.00

    Traveling two and a half months and one thousand miles along the ancient route through southern France and northern Spain, Conrad Rudolph made the passage to the holy site of Santiago de Compostela, one of the most important modern-day pilgrimage destinations for Westerners. In this chronicle of his travels to this captivating place, Rudolph melds... more...

  • Mieres Rebornby Alexander F. Robertson

    University of Alabama Press 2012; US$ 39.95

    Mieres Reborn reveals how patient observation and an analysis of one small community have much to tell us about human progress more generally.   Not long ago Mieres, a village in the eastern foothills of the Pyrenees, seemed destined to die. As in countless thousands of rural communities around the world, young people in Mieres over the... more...

  • Spain and the Process of European Integration, 1957-85by Dr Julio Crespo MacLennan

    Palgrave Macmillan 2000; US$ 165.00

    This book examines the process of Spanish integration into the European Community, from 1962 when Spain under the Franco regime applied to the European Community to 1985, when democratic Spain became a member of the EEC. It aims to prove that, first the European Community was the crucial external factor determining political change in Spain, and secondly... more...