The Foundation of Jaca (1076): Urban Growth in Early Aragon

@article{Nelson1978TheFO,
  title={The Foundation of Jaca (1076): Urban Growth in Early Aragon},
  author={Lynn Hankinson Nelson},
  journal={Speculum},
  year={1978},
  volume={53},
  pages={688 - 708}
}
  • L. Nelson
  • Published 1 October 1978
  • History
  • Speculum
FOR many years the feeling that the Iberian peninsula somehow lay outside the orbit of European affairs led medieval historians to a certain neglect of Spanish development. Constitutional historians have concentrated their attention upon England, France, and the Holy Roman Empire, and urban historians have developed materials primarily from the Lowlands, France, and northern Italy. Although numerous exceptions can be cited to these generalities, it remains true that the processes of… 
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