Posted on January 4, 2016 by Tony McMahon
Hard to believe that modern Spain and Portugal were once part of a global caliphate (from 711 CE) – ruled by Muslim emirs. It then became a battleground between Islam and Christianity for eight hundred years. Finally, by 1492, the…
Category: Templar History
Tags: afonso, Al-Andalus, Al-usbuna, Al-Usbunna, Andalus, Ark, buried, Caliphate, catholic, conquest, covenant, escape, gualdim, henriques, History Channel, Holy Grail, Knightfall, martim, moniz, moor, Moorish, muslim, pais, portugal, roman, spain, tomar, treasure
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