Wise King: A Christian Prince, Muslim Spain, and the Birth of the Renaissance

3,46 valoración promedio
( 46 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9780465066995: Wise King: A Christian Prince, Muslim Spain, and the Birth of the Renaissance

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Doubleday, Simon R.
ISBN 10: 0465066992 ISBN 13: 9780465066995
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
Books-FYI, Inc.
(cadiz, KY, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. May have normal shelf wear. Nº de ref. de la librería 23MA3600YEKM

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 6,70
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,56
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Simon R. Doubleday
Editorial: The Perseus Books Group, United States (2016)
ISBN 10: 0465066992 ISBN 13: 9780465066995
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 1
Librería
The Book Depository US
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción The Perseus Books Group, United States, 2016. Hardback. Estado de conservación: New. 236 x 167 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. If I had been present at the Creation, the thirteenth-century Spanish philosopher-king Alfonso X is said to have stated, Many faults in the universe would have been avoided. Known as El Sabio , the Wise, Alfonso was renowned by friends and enemies alike for his sparkling intellect and extraordinary cultural achievements. In The Wise King , celebrated historian Simon R. Doubleday traces the story of the king s life and times, leading us deep into his emotional world and showing how his intense admiration for Spain s rich Islamic culture paved the way for the European Renaissance. In 1252, when Alfonso replaced his more militaristic father on the throne of Castile and Leon, the battle to reconquer Muslim territory on the Iberian Peninsula was raging fiercely. But even as he led his Christian soldiers onto the battlefield, Alfonso was seduced by the glories of Muslim Spain. His engagement with the Arabic-speaking culture of the South shaped his pursuit of astronomy, for which he was famed for centuries, and his profoundly humane vision of the world, which Dante, Petrarch, and later Italian humanists would inherit.A composer of lyric verses, and patron of works on board games, hunting, and the properties of stones, Alfonso is best known today for his Cantigas de Santa Maria (Songs of Holy Mary), which offer a remarkable window onto his world. His ongoing struggles as a king and as a man were distilled,in art, music, literature, and architecture,into something sublime that speaks to us powerfully across the centuries. An intimate biography of the Spanish ruler in whom two cultures converged, The Wise King introduces readers to a Renaissance man before his time, whose creative energy in the face of personal turmoil and existential threats to his kingdom would transform the course of Western history. Nº de ref. de la librería AA29780465066995

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 16,87
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Simon R. Doubleday
Editorial: The Perseus Books Group, United States (2016)
ISBN 10: 0465066992 ISBN 13: 9780465066995
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 1
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción The Perseus Books Group, United States, 2016. Hardback. Estado de conservación: New. 236 x 167 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. If I had been present at the Creation, the thirteenth-century Spanish philosopher-king Alfonso X is said to have stated, Many faults in the universe would have been avoided. Known as El Sabio , the Wise, Alfonso was renowned by friends and enemies alike for his sparkling intellect and extraordinary cultural achievements. In The Wise King , celebrated historian Simon R. Doubleday traces the story of the king s life and times, leading us deep into his emotional world and showing how his intense admiration for Spain s rich Islamic culture paved the way for the European Renaissance. In 1252, when Alfonso replaced his more militaristic father on the throne of Castile and Leon, the battle to reconquer Muslim territory on the Iberian Peninsula was raging fiercely. But even as he led his Christian soldiers onto the battlefield, Alfonso was seduced by the glories of Muslim Spain. His engagement with the Arabic-speaking culture of the South shaped his pursuit of astronomy, for which he was famed for centuries, and his profoundly humane vision of the world, which Dante, Petrarch, and later Italian humanists would inherit.A composer of lyric verses, and patron of works on board games, hunting, and the properties of stones, Alfonso is best known today for his Cantigas de Santa Maria (Songs of Holy Mary), which offer a remarkable window onto his world. His ongoing struggles as a king and as a man were distilled,in art, music, literature, and architecture,into something sublime that speaks to us powerfully across the centuries. An intimate biography of the Spanish ruler in whom two cultures converged, The Wise King introduces readers to a Renaissance man before his time, whose creative energy in the face of personal turmoil and existential threats to his kingdom would transform the course of Western history. Nº de ref. de la librería AA29780465066995

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 18,08
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Doubleday, Simon R.
ISBN 10: 0465066992 ISBN 13: 9780465066995
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Nº de ref. de la librería 97804650669950000000

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 18,83
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Doubleday, Simon R.
Editorial: Perseus Books Group (2015)
ISBN 10: 0465066992 ISBN 13: 9780465066995
Nuevos Cantidad: 1
Librería
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Perseus Books Group, 2015. HRD. Estado de conservación: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería IB-9780465066995

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 16,76
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,56
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Simon R. Doubleday
ISBN 10: 0465066992 ISBN 13: 9780465066995
Nuevos Cantidad: 1
Librería
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Nº de ref. de la librería 97804650669951.0

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 16,87
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,56
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Doubleday, Simon R.
Editorial: Perseus Books Group (2015)
ISBN 10: 0465066992 ISBN 13: 9780465066995
Nuevos Cantidad: 6
Librería
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Perseus Books Group, 2015. HRD. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería KB-9780465066995

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 16,95
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,56
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Doubleday, Simon R.
Editorial: The Perseus Books Group (2015)
ISBN 10: 0465066992 ISBN 13: 9780465066995
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 2
Librería
Valoración
[?]

Descripción The Perseus Books Group, 2015. Estado de conservación: New. Num Pages: 336 pages, 3 ft, 1 map, 13 bw images throughout. BIC Classification: 1DSE; 3H; BGH; BGR; HBJD; HBLC1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 28. Weight in Grams: 557. . 2015. Hardcover. . . . . . Nº de ref. de la librería V9780465066995

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 21,23
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Irlanda a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Doubleday, Simon R.
Editorial: The Perseus Books Group
ISBN 10: 0465066992 ISBN 13: 9780465066995
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 2
Librería
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción The Perseus Books Group. Estado de conservación: New. Num Pages: 336 pages, 3 ft, 1 map, 13 bw images throughout. BIC Classification: 1DSE; 3H; BGH; BGR; HBJD; HBLC1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 28. Weight in Grams: 557. . 2015. Hardcover. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Nº de ref. de la librería V9780465066995

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 22,03
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Doubleday, Simon R.
Editorial: Basic Books (2015)
ISBN 10: 0465066992 ISBN 13: 9780465066995
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 2
Librería
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Basic Books, 2015. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 0465066992

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 19,71
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,67
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda