Timeline of the Muslim presence in the Iberian Peninsula

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This is a timeline of notable events during the period of Muslim presence in Iberia, starting with the Umayyad conquest in the 8th century.


Conquest (711–756)

The Umayyad Emirate of Córdoba (756–929)

The Umayyad Caliphate of Córdoba (929–1031)

Political fragmentation (1031–1094)

Almoravid-Almohad period (1094–1238)

Granada-Marinid period, Decline and submission to Christian rule (1243–1481)

Castile-Aragón conquers the emirate of Granada (1481–1491)

Aftermath (1492–1614)

See also


  1. Collins, Roger (1989). The Arab Conquest of Spain 710–797. Oxford, UK / Cambridge, US: Blackwell. p. 87. ISBN   0-631-19405-3.
  2. "Granada" by Richard Gottheil, Meyer Kayserling, Jewish Encyclopedia . 1906 ed.
  3. Matthew Carr (2009). Blood and Faith: The Purging of Muslim Spain. New Press. ISBN   978-1-59558-361-1.
  4. Harvey 2005, p. 57.
  5. Harvey 2005, p. 60.
  6. Lynch, John (1969). Spain under the Habsburgs. Vol. (vol. 2). Oxford, England: Alden Mowbray Ltd. pp. 42–51.
  7. 1 2 C. Edmund Bosworth, ed. (2007). Historic Cities of the Islamic World. Leiden: Koninklijke Brill.


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