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Granada

facts in brief


Part of Braun and Hogenberg V-13 map
Part of Braun and Hogenberg V-13 map






Facts in brief:

Seat of Moorish Granada kingdom; last Moorish stronghold in Spain; fell to Catholic monarchs Ferdinand II & Isabella I of Castile 1492; cathedral of Santa Mara de la Encarnacin (constructed 1523-1703) contains paintings & sculpture by Alonso Cano.

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