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Spain   Reference library

Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2008
Subject:
History, Contemporary History (post 1945)
Length:
5,543 words
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2

Philip V (r. 1700–1724; 1724–1746) of the Bourbon dynasty inherited the Spanish crown from the Habsburgs, and

Spain

Spain   Reference library

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Classical studies, History
Length:
1,732 words
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2

The Iberian Peninsula—Hispania to the Romans—was the first area outside Italy, apart from the islands of Sicily, Sardinia, and

Spain

Spain   Reference library

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Economic History

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2005
Subject:
Social sciences, Economics
Length:
11,728 words
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2

This entry contains three subentries, on the economic history of Spain during the early and medieval periods, the Spanish

Spain

Spain   Reference library

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2006
Subject:
Literature, Children's literature studies
Length:
1,119 words
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1

Until the end of the 18th century it is not possible to speak of children's literature in Spain. Even then,

Spain

Spain   Quick reference

World Encyclopedia

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
Feb 2014
Subject:
Encyclopedias
Length:
1,511 words
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4

The Kingdom of Spain is the second largest country in W Europe after France. It shares the Iberian Peninsula with

Spain

Spain   Reference library

The Continuum Complete International Encyclopedia of Sexuality

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Social sciences, Society and culture
Length:
12,020 words
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Demographics and a Brief Historical Perspective

Robert T. Francoeur

A. Demographics

Spain, with Portugal to its west, occupies the Iberian

Spain and Portugal

Spain and Portugal   Reference library

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Women in World History

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2008
Subject:
History
Length:
2,965 words
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The Iberian Peninsula contains Spain and Portugal—European sister nations joined geographically and historically. Along the west coast of the peninsula

Spain, Christian

Spain, Christian   Reference library

Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2005
Subject:
History, Early history (500 CE to 1500)
Length:
584 words
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With the conversion to Catholicism of the Visigothic King Recared in 589, the Iberian peninsula became a Christian kingdom in

Spain, Muslim

Spain, Muslim   Reference library

Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2005
Subject:
History, Early history (500 CE to 1500)
Length:
2,860 words
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1

History Art

Spain, Roman

Spain, Roman   Reference library

The Grove Encyclopedia of Classical Art and Architecture

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2007
Subject:
Art & Architecture, Classical studies
Length:
1,849 words
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Roman Spain consisted of the entire Iberian peninsula, both modern Spain and Portugal. As it is twice as large

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