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The Roadmap to the Jewish Golden Age of Spain
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Learning Activity #1: Iberian Peninsula, 732-1492: Historical Overview

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    Gerber, Jane S. Jews of Spain: A History of the Sephardic Experience. New York: Free Press, 1992.
    Dodds, Jerrilynn Denise, Thomas F. Glick and Vivian B. Mann. Convivencia: Jews, Muslims, and Christians in Medieval Spain. George Braziller, 1992.
Learning Activity #2: Understanding Judaism within the Context of Islamic Rule

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Learning Activity #3: Muslim and Jewish Partnership

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Learning Activity #4: Thriving Jewish Culture in Medieval Spain as Explored through Poetry

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Books

    Remie, Olivia. Medieval Iberia: Readings from Christian, Muslim, and Jewish Sources (The Middle Ages Series). University of Pennsylvania Press, May 1997.
    The Penguin Book of Hebrew Verse, edited and translated by T. Carmi.
    The Jewish Poets of Spain, 900-1250, translation and notes by David Goldstein, 1965.

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