Highlights of the Castilian Kingdom (800 to 1300 CE)

From the course by University of Colorado System
Burgos: Deciphering Secrets of Medieval Spain
University of Colorado System
From the lesson
Course Introduction, an Abbreviated History, and 13th Century Manuscripts
This week we examine why we should study the history of the medieval city of Burgos – its oversized impact on Spain -- and begin our examination of 13th-century manuscripts and paleography (how to read older forms of handwriting).

Meet the Instructors

  • Dr. Roger Louis Martínez-Dávila
    Dr. Roger Louis Martínez-Dávila
    Associate Professor