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Palma de Mallorca

facts in brief


Part of Heather's map, 1810
Part of Heather's map, 1810






Facts in brief:

Sieged by Vandals 5th cen.; later incorporated into Byzantine Empire; captured by Arabs 8th cen.; taken by James I who made it part of Arago'n 1229; independent after death of James I; again brought under Arago'n by Peter IV 1300s.

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