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The Andalusian epic

Author: Mahmoud HusseinPhilippe CalderonFIT Production (Firm)Cinquième (Firm)Canal Sur Televisión (Firm)All authors
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, ©2001.
Series: When the world spoke Arabic, 1.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This program addresses the expansion of the Arab empire into Spain, where Muslims ruled with tolerance for more than seven centuries. The introduction and consolidation of Islamic power in Spain, the creation of the Umayyad emirate by the sole survivor of the Umayyad dynasty, the rise of Cordoba as a cultural rival of Abbasid Baghdad, and the gradual ebb of Arab rule on the Iberian Peninsula are all discussed.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Mahmoud Hussein; Philippe Calderon; FIT Production (Firm); Cinquième (Firm); Canal Sur Televisión (Firm); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
ISBN: 0736532471 9780736532471
OCLC Number: 46848940
Language Note: Narration in English. Interviews in Spanish and French with English subtitles.
Notes: "11413-A-NT"--Cassette; "BVL11413"--Publisher's Web site.
Film originally produced in 1999.
Performer(s): Narrated by Paul Barrett.
Description: 1 videocassette (27 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: When the world spoke Arabic, 1.
Other Titles: Islamic Spain
A la recontre l'autre : l'épopée Andalouse
Épopée Andalouse
Encountering others : the Andalousian [sic] epic
Responsibility: un film concu̧ et écrit par Mahmoud Hussein ; réalisé par Philippe Calderon ; une co-production FIT Production, La Cinquième, Canal Sur Televisión.

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"This program addresses the expansion of the Arab empire into Spain, where Muslims ruled with tolerance for more than seven centuries. The introduction and consolidation of Islamic power in Spain, the creation of the Umayyad emirate by the sole survivor of the Umayyad dynasty, the rise of Cordoba as a cultural rival of Abbasid Baghdad, and the gradual ebb of Arab rule on the Iberian Peninsula are all discussed. Special attention is given to the prosperous reign of Abdel Rahman III and the flowering of a Muslim culture that respectfully welcomed the contributions of Christians and Jews alike"--Films for the Humanities & Sciences web site.

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