The History Files #61: las Navas de Tolosa

34 mins - Published Wed, Jul 20, 2016 by Gordon Frye and Nancy Frye

This week we go full Medieval, all the way back to 1212 A.D., King Alfonso VIII of Castile, and the Battle of Los Navas de Tolosa. It’s the Moors vs. the Spaniards: who will win? Tune in and find out!

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