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Cordobanes and guadamecíes

14/04/2010 admin 3

The word equivalent cordovan leather worked in Córdoba, and so it was known since the early Middle Ages in Western Europe. The voice Guadamecí, although originally from Ghadames Society, border between Algeria and Libya, It is clearly […]

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Kitchen of al-Andalus. Reference Books

19/03/2010 admin 2

The constituent elements of Andalusian cuisine are delimited. Wheat, bread grain, entered into the composition of several dishes. While the working classes were content to various soups and semolina porridge, wheat and pulses and […]

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The Qibla in al-Andalus

04/03/2010 admin 1

In the case of al-Andalus, one can speak of four trends. First, the most commonly used was the "trend Suhayl" and should identify with those mosques taking as a model the mosque of Cordoba, definitely, capital. In […]

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Madinat al-Zahra a Video

22/02/2010 Esteban 1

Explanation of the palatial city, costruir commanded by Abd al-Rahman III in 936, Recreation by www.artehistoria.com 3D Palace on http://simuladero.blogspot.com /

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Almanzor (938-1002)

20/02/2010 Esteban 3

Documentary TVE 2nd string into three parts. Superb documentary produced by Spanish TV where a thorough description of the figure of Al-Mansur Billah performed (Almanzor), character in the history of Cordoba which extended, doubling its volume, […]

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Learn to Islamic designs

18/02/2010 admin 0

Are you a handyman and do not know how the hell did these fabulous and intricate geometric designs?. So if you fancy your own diseñarte prints with geometric designs and borders, this simple and clear guidance offered by the Metropolitan Museum of […]

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New Publication on the Mosque

18/02/2010 Brunildo 0

Mosque of Cordoba Mosque of Cordoba = The archaeological study Its in the twentieth century = twentieth-century archaeological explorations Fernández-Puertas, Antonio Index: I. INTRODUCCIÓN.p.15 II. INTERVENTION IN THE CHAPEL OF 'ABD AL-RAHMAN I AND IN THE EXTENSION OF' ABD […]

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An instructional guide to the Mosque

17/02/2010 admin 1

Historian John A. Souto presented yesterday at the new library Luque his work “The mosque Mosque of Cordoba”, an essay that makes a “general reflection” sobre este monumento islámico y que tiene el objetivo de dar a […]

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Custody of Cordoba and the saga of the Arfe

12/02/2010 admin 0

El apellido Arfe, linked in the history of Spanish art three generations of architects silversmiths filled with activity throughout the sixteenth century, has remained in the collective memory attached to some of our best custodians of seat: […]