Granada 1492

Granada 1492

David Nicolle


via 1481 Granada was once the final Islamic enclave in Catholic Spain. Granada's final ruler, Muhammad XII 'Boadbil', confronted the may perhaps of the Spanish royal military revitalised and lavishly outfitted with smooth artillery. regardless of this mismatch of power it took eleven years of tough campaigning earlier than the Spanish troops might convey their weapons to undergo at the partitions of Granada. After this the end result couldn't be lengthy not on time. Andalusia, the actual embodiment of the flowering Islamic tradition in Spain, was once snuffed out. The commanders, forces, plans and crusade itself are all tested heavily during this beautifully illustrated account of 'Los Reyes Catolicos' maximum victory.

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