The Arab/Muslim Presence in Medieval Central Europe

@article{Wenner1980TheAP,
  title={The Arab/Muslim Presence in Medieval Central Europe},
  author={Manfred W. Wenner},
  journal={International Journal of Middle East Studies},
  year={1980},
  volume={12},
  pages={59 - 79}
}
  • Manfred W. Wenner
  • Published 1 August 1980
  • History
  • International Journal of Middle East Studies
For nearly three centuries after the famous Battle of Poitiers (Tours), which is usually regarded as the high-water mark of Arab/Muslim expansion into Western Europe, the Muslims continued to maintain a series of relatively isolated presences in regions of Western Europe outside the Iberian Peninsula. Although these presences have tended to be forgotten within the larger picture of Muslim/Christian relationships during the medieval period, the researches of some nineteenth and twentieth century… 

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