Reconquista
Episode 5 - Shifting power: 740-750

Episode 5 - Shifting power: 740-750

September 18, 2020

The Muslim rulers of Al-Andalus face a Berber revolt and the arrival of some troublesome newcomers.

Episode 4 - Securing Muslim rule

Episode 4 - Securing Muslim rule

September 4, 2020

Within a few years following the Battle of 711, the Muslim invaders had consolidated their rule over the Iberian peninsula.  How did they manage to do this?  Listen in to find out.

Episode 3 - The Battle of 711

Episode 3 - The Battle of 711

August 21, 2020

We discuss the battle which brought the Muslim conquerers to the Iberian peninsula.

Episode 2 - The final years of the Visigoths

Episode 2 - The final years of the Visigoths

August 7, 2020

We examine the lead up to the battle of 711 and the last years of Visigothic rule.

Episode 1 - Introduction

Episode 1 - Introduction

July 24, 2020

We take a look at the Iberian peninsular from Roman rule to the establishment of the Visigoths.  

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