History of the Reign of Ferdinand and Isabella (Vol. I)
by William H. Prescott (1837, 1841 ed.)
Volume I: The classic study of the evolution of the Kingdom of Spain into a major European power. Prescott begins with a discussion of the circumstances which led to the domination of the Arabs in Spain, and details the many political, social, economic and cultural issues up to the Battle of Granada (1487) in this volume.
This masterfully presented eBook faithfully preserves one of the masterpieces of historical narrative. The many hundreds of footnotes are placed on the pages on which they are referenced and the work is fully searchable and fully printable. Enjoy! (2.45Mb, 298pp)