Visigothic Kingdom
The Visigothic Kingdom was a kingdom that occupied what is now southwestern France and the Iberian Peninsula from the 5th to the 8th centuries. One of the Germanic successor states to the Wes...
Toledo Old Town - Spain - World Heritage Site by UNESCO
Ferries to Spain: http://ferriesspain.net/ Toledo is a municipality located in central Spain, 70 km south of Madrid. It is the capital of the province of Tol...
Councils of Toledo - Toledo Old Town - Spain - World Heritage Site by UNESCO
Ferries to Spain: http://ferriesspain.net/ Toledo is a municipality located in central Spain, 70 km south of Madrid. It is the capital of the province of Tol...
Visigothic art and architecture
The Visigoths entered Hispania (modern Spain and Portugal) in 415, and they rose to be the dominant people there until the Moorish invasion of 711 brought their kingdom to an end.This period in Iberia...
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Treasure of Guarrazar
4°8′57″W / 39.81139°N 4.14917°W / 39.81139; -4.14917The Treasure of Guarrazar, Guadamur, prov. of Toledo, Castilla-La Mancha, is an archeological find composed of twenty-six ...
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Visigothic Code
The Visigothic Code (Latin, Forum Iudicum or Liber Iudiciorum; Spanish, Libro de los Juicios) comprises a set of laws promulgated by the Visigothic king of Hispania, Chindasuinth in his second year (6...
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Umayyad conquest of Hispania
The Umayyad conquest of Hispania is the initial expansion of the Umayyad Caliphate over Hispania largely extending from 711 to 788. The conquest resulted in the destruction of the Visigothic Kingdom a...
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Battle of Guadalete
The Battle of Guadalete was fought in 711 or 712 at an unidentified location between the Christian Visigoths of Hispania under their king, Roderic, and an invading force of Muslim Arabs and Berbers un...
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Battle of Covadonga
The Battle of Covadonga was the first significant victory by a Christian military force in Iberia following the Muslim Moors' conquest of that region in 711. It was fought at Covadonga, most likely i...
Battle of Cartagena (461)
The Battle of Cartagena occurred on May 13, 461, and was part of the Wars of Majorian.
In 457, the Roman general Majorian succeeded to the throne of the Western Roman Empire. He immediately set ab...
Segeric
Segeric was, according to Jordanes, the king who immediately followed Alaric I as ruler of the Visigoths. He ruled only a short time and then was killed by his soldiers.
Egilona
Egilona (659 — 718) was the wife of the last Visigothic king, Roderic, in the early years of the 8th Century during the Muslim invasion of the Iberian Peninsula. When he died in the Battle of Guadalet...
Claudius, Duke of Lusitania
Claudius was a Hispano-Roman Catholic dux (duke) of Lusitania (or dux Emeretensis civitatis) in the late sixth century. He was one of the most successful generals of Reccared I. In 587, after a count ...
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