Past & Patterns
Published in

Past & Patterns

Rise and Fall of Muslim Rule in Spain

Part-I

The Court of Abd al-Rahman III, Source: Mirage News

Of all the Muslim conquests in the late 7th and early 8th centuries, the capture of the Iberian peninsula and establishment of Muslim Spain — Al-Andalus — is the most interesting case study of how religiously tolerant Islamic rulers and their efficient administrative designs transformed a region into a focal point of the Medieval European.

711–756: Under the

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Muhammad Zunair

Muhammad Zunair

26-year old child, trying to exist amid this chaos by penning down his thoughts on philosophy, psychology, history & an eclectic mix of topics.