Iberian peninsula map

Iberian Peninsula in 1157 AD  The Reconquista had reached the Tejo river by the end of the 11th century but the Almoravid invasion prevented further expansion southwards. The only noteworthy military actions until mid 12th century happened in the Portuguese border where King D.Afonso Henriques managed to conquer the cities of Leiria, Santarém and Lisbon between 1135 and 1147: an exception in the otherwise stable borders between Christian and Muslim territories during the same period.

The Christian kingdoms of Iberia and the Islamic Almohad empire c.

Located on the southwestern tip of the European continent, the Iberian Peninsula, includes the countries of Andorra, Portugal and Spain, and the British Crown colony of Gibraltar.

-Modern DNA studies show ancient African movement to, and presence in ancient Iberia (Spain) going back to the Mesolithic, long before any Roman Empire, or colonial slave trade era.

Proposal for a new political division of the Iberian Peninsula to sort out the current crisis

Proposal for a new political division of the Iberian Peninsula to sort out the current crisis

Roman conquest of Hispania ~In 218 BC the first Roman troops invaded the Iberian Peninsula, during the Second Punic war against the Carthaginians, and annexed it under Augustus after two centuries of war with the Celtic and Iberian tribes and the Phoenician, Greek and Carthaginian colonies, resulting in the creation of the province of Hispania. @Jess Pearl Pearl Liu zheng.wikipedia.org

Roman conquest of Hispania ~In 218 BC the first Roman troops invaded the Iberian…

Just who were and are the English, Welsh, Scottish and Irish?  http://timothy-denehy.artistwebsites.com/

Just who were and are the English, Welsh, Scottish and Irish?

Celtic Map : Celts or Kelts were an ethno-linguistic group of tribal societies…

Proposal for a new political division of the Iberian Peninsula to sort out the current crisis

Proposal for a new political division of the Iberian Peninsula to sort out the current crisis

The Fascinating Evolution Of Language In The Iberian Peninsula

The Fascinating Evolution Of Language In The Iberian Peninsula

Linguistic map Southwestern Europe - Portuguese language - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Iberian peninsula in the time of Hadrian (ruled 117–138 AD)

The Iberian peninsula in the time of Hadrian (ruled AD), showing, in western Iberia, the imperial province of Lusitania (Portugal and Extremadura)

Proposal for a new political division of the Iberian Peninsula to sort out the current crisis

Proposal for a new political division of the Iberian Peninsula to sort out the current crisis

Proposal for a new political division of the Iberian Peninsula

Proposal for a new political division of the Iberian Peninsula

Al-Andalus, a Melting Pot of Faiths in the Iberian Peninsula

Jewish people have often faced persecution throughout history, and across many states. At the start of the century, the technologically and numerically

Lucentum – Alacant, Spain - Atlas Obscura

Lucentum

Lucentum – Alacant, Spain - Atlas Obscura

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