The Ornament of the World

How Muslims, Jews, and Christians Created A Culture of Tolerance in Medieval Spain

Menocal, Maria Rosa

Book - 2002
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
The Ornament of the World
A brilliant and fascinating portrait of medieval Spain explores the golden age when Muslims, Jews, and Christians lived together in an atmosphere of tolerance. of photos. 3 maps.

Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, c2002
ISBN: 0316566888
Branch Call Number: DP102 .M46 2002
946.02 Menocal 2002
Characteristics: xviii, 315 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm


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Jan 02, 2015
  • danieljharari rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

A primary reader for knowledge of Sephardim. Maria Rose Menocal provides a gateway to world unknown and unexplored to many.



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