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Monday, January 26

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    Cuba: LibGuides (list of resources)

    1. La Geografia, las ciudades, importantes, el turismo
    Maps of the World, Cuba
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Friday, November 21

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    Jews and Muslims. n.d. Web. 10 November 2010. <http://find.galegroup.com/gvrl/infomark.do?&contentSet=EBKS&type=retrieve&tabID=T001&prodId=GVRL&docId=CX3
    Sephardic Jewelry and 1492 article from SIRS>
    Jews, Muslims and Christians
    "Aljamas: What Impact Did Aljamas (Muslim Communities Subject to Christian Rule) have on the Acculturation of Muslims in Spain?" History in Dispute. Ed. Mark T. Schipper. Vol. 10: The Crusades, 1095-1291. Detroit: St. James Press, 2003. 1-6. Gale Virtual Reference Library. Web. 21 Nov. 2014 TIP: Search title under Gale Virtual Reference when a link doesn't work.(see databases). http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE|CX2877000011&v=2.1&u=leyden&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=6ead038dc73d59c8a39cbaed0396a36e

    Jews in the Iberian Peninsula
    Benjamin of Tudela-Kept a diary of his extensive journeys starting from his home in Spain to Rome, Green, Constantinople, Antioch, Damascus, Baghdad, Palestine, India, Egypt and returning via Sicily and Rome. His diary helps us understand better life in the 12th century. see The Travels of Benjamin Tudela.
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    B. Rol de la mujer
    Women (Las mujeres)
    "Female minstrels seem to have been especially prominent in Spain, where many minstrels were of Islamic descent."
    http://www.arteguias.com/mujeredadmedia.htm
    Rosen, Tava. "Medieval Hebrew [[#|Literature]]: Portrayal of Women." [[#|Jewish]] Women's Archive. [[#|Jewish]] Women a Comprehensive Historical Encyclopedia, 2005. Web. 13 Nov. 2011.<http://jwa.org/encyclopedia/article/medieval-hebrew-literature-portrayal-of-women>.
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Monday, November 18

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    your topic.
    It includes articles, links to related subjects, media and and images.
    Gale Virtual Reference LibraryGale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized references.
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    Biography In ContextBiography in Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on the world's most influential people.
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    "HistoryWorld Timelines." HistoryWorld - History and Timelines. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Nov. 2011. <http://www.historyworld.net/timesearch/default.asp?conid=2>.Provides cross-referencing and hyperlinks to key-terms, events and maps. A good general timeline reference source.
    Important Dates in Medieval Spanish History
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    Google Docs. https://docs.google.com/a/leyden212.org/spreadsheet/ccc?hl=en&key=0AlI3H1Q3qBy6dEVYSUplQU44Vmh1N1AwNjBaaFItekE#gid=0
    http://www.historyworld.net/wrldhis/PlainTextHistories.asp?ParagraphID=ebv#1742#ixzz1datX5I76
    https://docs.google.com/a/leyden212.org/spreadsheet/ccc?hl=en&key=0AlI3H1Q3qBy6dEVYSUplQU44Vmh1N1AwNjBaaFItekE#gid=0http://www.historyworld.net/wrldhis/PlainTextHistories.asp?ParagraphID=ebv#1742#ixzz1datX5I76
    Timeline of Spanish History (200-1500's)

    VIII. Las cruzadas religiosas
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    Encyclopedia Britannica-excellent source to start searching and doing background reading on your topic.
    It includes articles, links to related subjects, media and and images.

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    BiographyImage Quest - search images for illustrating your assignment.
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    Internet Medieval SourcebookInternet Medieval Sourcebook for Iberia from Fordham University. Includes information about the Visogoths, the Inquisition and Jewish Spain.
    Spanish Medieval History - a timeline
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    "Timeline of Spanish Medieval History." Google Docs. https://docs.google.com/a/leyden212.org/spreadsheet/ccc?hl=en&key=0AlI3H1Q3qBy6dEVYSUplQU44Vmh1N1AwNjBaaFItekE#gid=0
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    Timeline of Spanish History
    A. La España romana
    Historia de Espana
    206 B.C.E.-409 A.D. Roman Occupation-----------------------------------------(Roman Spain)
    B. Visigoths Rule
    Spain Then and Now
    476-711-Visigoth Rule----------------------------------------------------------(Christian Spain)
    560-636 - Archbishop of Seville, Isodore of Seville. Considered the last scholar of the ancient world and converts Visigoth to Catholocism.
    C. Año 711 - Muslim Rule
    711-Muslim invasion of Spain------------------------------------------------------(Muslim Spain)
    D. Año 711 al 1492
    756-1031 Umayyad Dynasty
    756- 788 - Abd al-Rahmann I
    756-Abd al-Rahman with Syrians and Berbers conquers Cordoba from Abassid Muslims and brings in the beginning of the Umayyad Dynasty.
    756-1031 Umayyad Dynasty
    855-Mozarab Martyrs
    929-Abd al-Rahmann III-Muslim Spain's first self-proclaimed calif.
    976-1002 Almanzor
    994-1064 ibn Hazm-was an Arab, a poet, historian, theologian and an Andalusian philosopher. Wrote The Ring of the Dove (love poetry).
    997-Almanzor sacks Santiago
    1008-1080 Rise of the Taifa, or "Party kings"
    1009-1031 Umayyad Dynasty collapses
    1065-1109Alfonso VI
    1085-Alfonso VI capures Toledo.
    1086-1144 Almoravid Dynasty
    1094- El Cid captures Valencia
    1095-Pope Urban II launches Crusades.
    1121-"Almohads." http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/judaica/ejud_0002_0001_0_00857.html See Ibn Tūmart (d. 1130) [Spiritual ruler].
    1135-Maimonaides (Ramban-hebreo) http://www.cidicsef.org.ar/2010/maimonides800/vida/index.htm. Author of The Guide to the Perplexed.
    1165-1173-Benjamin Tudela (Jewish)-travels to different Jewish communities. The Travelsof Benjamin of Tudela [1165-1173]
    1166--John of Spain: Philosopher; d. Toledo, 1166. A converted Jew, he lived principally in Toledo and became bishop of Segovia in 1149, and then became the archbishop of Toledo. Translator of arabic texts.
    1217-1252 Fernando III (Christian Spain)
    1252-Alfonso X "el Sabio" (1221 - 1284).Crowned King of Castille & León in 1252. Has Christians, Jews and Muslims scholars in his court.
    1147-1228 Almohad Dynasty
    1212-Armies of Castile, Aragon, Navarre and Portugal defeat Muslims at Las Navas de Tolosa
    1236-Cordoba falls to Christians
    1248-Seville falls to Christians
    1238-Valencia is recovered by the Christians who lost it to the Muslims after the death of El Cid
    1264 Alfonso X- High taxes, money reforms, and attempts to increase royal power made Alfonso unpopular with many of his subjects.
    1264-Alfonso X-the Muslims living under his rule revolted in large numbers.
    1272-Alfonxo X-Spanish nobles rebelled against Alfonso Xths policies and law reforms.
    1232-1492 Nasrid Dynasty - Granada
    1348-Alfonxo XI adopts the Legal Code, written under Alfonso X reign.
    1420-1498-Tomás deTorquemada (Inquisitor General of Spain, confessor to Isabella and a Dominican Monk-a converted from Judaism)
    1469 Ferndinand and Isabella marry (Los Reyes Catolicos/The Catholic Kings)
    1474-1504 Isabella (Christian Spain - Catholic)
    1492-January 2-Conquest of Granada by Ferdinand and Isabella over Mohammed XII.
    1492--Jews must convert of be expelled from Spain.
    1502--Muslims expelled from Spain.

    VIII. Las cruzadas religiosas
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Sunday, November 17

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    Internet Medieval SourcebookInternet Medieval Sourcebook for Iberia from Fordham University. Includes information about the Visogoths, the Inquisition and Jewish Spain.
    Spanish Medieval History - a timeline
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    The following linksConsider using the recommended subscription databases and information can be usedlibrary resources available to assist you in your group research. Please share any other resources that you find that can enhance this WIKI.the library or online.
    1. Los árabes/moros/musulmanes
    (Arabs, Moors, MuslimsA list of names of Arabs, Moors and their contribution)Muslims to help you with your research.
    Abd al-Rahman I (conquest of Abassids at Cordoba by surviving heir of the Umayyad Dynasty. Builds the Great Mosque of Cordoba.
    Abd al-Rahman III
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    Jewish Virtual Library: http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/search.html
    Terms to know:
    Conversos (see article in GVRL titled "Conversos")
    Sephardim (Jews of Spain and Portugal who were expelled in 1492. See also: Sephardic Jewry...)
    Marranos- http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Judaism/Marranos.html
    Conversos
    Jews who converted to Christianity
    "Conversos." Renaissance: An Encyclopedia for Students. Ed. Paul F. Grendler. Vol. 1. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 2004. 188-189. World History in Context. Web. 17 Nov. 2013. http://ic.galegroup.com/ic/whic/ReferenceDetailsPage/ReferenceDetailsWindow?failOverType=&query=&prodId=WHIC&windowstate=normal&contentModules=&mode=view&displayGroupName=Reference&limiter=&currPage=&disableHighlighting=false&displayGroups=&sortBy=&search_within_results=&p=WHIC%3AUHIC&action=e&catId=&activityType=&scanId=&documentId=GALE%7CCX3409200120&source=Bookmark&u=leyden&jsid=fb5913fd09feabe45d290dc7822d6cea

    Jews and Muslims
    Jews and Muslims. n.d. Web. 10 November 2010. <http://find.galegroup.com/gvrl/infomark.do?&contentSet=EBKS&type=retrieve&tabID=T001&prodId=GVRL&docId=CX3
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    Internet Medieval SourcebookInternet Medieval Sourcebook for Iberia from Fordham University. Includes information about the Visogoths, the Inquisition and Jewish Spain.
    TIMELINE-Spanish Medieval History - a timeline
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