Transformations in medieval Fez: Almoravid hydraulic system and changes in the Almohad walls

@article{MarcosCobaleda2018TransformationsIM,
  title={Transformations in medieval Fez: Almoravid hydraulic system and changes in the Almohad walls},
  author={M. Marcos Cobaleda and Dolores Villalba Sola},
  journal={The Journal of North African Studies},
  year={2018},
  volume={23},
  pages={591 - 623}
}
ABSTRACT During the Almoravid and Almohad periods, Fez acquired a great importance which was materialised in a great number of constructions and transformations in the town. The aim of this paper is to discuss the significance of these medieval works and their importance in the development of Fez between the 11th and 13th centuries. In this way, we analyze two samples of these works: the Almoravid hydraulic system built by Yūsuf Ibn Tāšufīn, including the ‘water dispenser’ of Būjlūd, and the… Expand

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