From Library Journal
Clay Williams, Hunter Coll. Lib., New York
Copyright 2002 Reed Business Information, Inc.
If I were teaching a college English writing class, I would flunk her. Jumbled thought, run on sentences, tangled prose, references to other topics as if they were two dimensional... Read morePublished 12 days ago by Herbert Reichlin
Gives great understanding of this somewhat overlooked period of history.
Very interesting content .
Writing is sometimes a bit hard to understand author's intent.
Even if you are not a history buff or major you can easily read this book. It's a little history history, but if you want to know how the Muslems settled Spain, you got it. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Virginia Kast
Please don't buy this book. It is nothing but fiction, and propaganda. Maria Rosa Menocal, is doing a terrible disservice to readers by fooling them into thinking that Islamic... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Zachary L Peele
Look elsewhere if you want the truth. The myth of Muslims, Christians, and Jews living peacefully and in a tolerant society in Spain is unfortunately not accurrate History. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Amazon Customer
Excellent and accessible account of this unique and constructive civilization.Published 4 months ago by ohmy
This book needs to be read now more than ever because it presents an alternative to the divisive and dangerous world we are currently living in. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Cecilia Bratten
I had high hopes for this book... it was rambling, nonsensical an I stopped reading halfway through.Published 6 months ago by littlemscantbewrong