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Spain: Centuries of Crisis

1300 - 1474 (A History of Spain)

Critica, 2008 Author(s): Teofilo F. Ruiz Spain: Centuries of Crisis book cover

A comprehensive history that focuses on the crises of Spain in the late middle ages and the early transformations that underpinned the later successes of the Catholic Monarchs.

  • Illuminates Spain’s history from the early fourteenth century to the union of the Crowns of Castile and Aragon in 1474
  • Examines the challenges and reforms of the social, economic, political, and cultural structures of the country
  • Looks at the early transformations that readied Spain for the future opportunities and challenges of the early modern Age of Discovery
  • Includes a helpful bibliography to direct the reader toward further study
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