The Wise King

The Wise King

A Christian Prince, Muslim Spain, and the Birth of the Renaissance

Book - 2015
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Presents an illuminating biography of Alfonso X, the thirteenth-century philosopher-king whose affinity for Spain's Islamic culture left an indelible mark on Western civilization.
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, 2015
ISBN: 9780465066995
0465066992
Characteristics: xxix, 304 p. : ill., map, genealogical tables ; 25 cm

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JeffBowman
Apr 21, 2017

The title of this work is a misnomer. It should be called "Spain's History of King Alfonso's X th love for the Jewish influence received and how wonderful their advised was - Without it he would have failed.........!"

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