The Ornament Of The World: How Muslims, Jews, And Christians Created A Culture Of Tolerance In Medieval Spain
- Publish Date: 2002-05-02
- Binding: Hardcover
- Author: Maria Rosa Menocal
Dispelling the myths that the Middle Ages were rife with religious persecution and intellectual stagnation, a mesmerizing glimpse into the world of medieval Spain reveals a culture where literature, science, and tolerance thrived for five hundred years. 20,000 first printing.