History 4 - -King Enrique the Impotent 1460s-Queen pregnant...

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History 4/19/07 Reconquista Granada King Alfonso X of Castille 1250-1283 Christian Ruler-okay with different religions King of the 3 Religions- equal treatment Translated different religious texts to Spanish Series of Crusades Scottish crusade -1330s Sir James Douglas, had Robert the Bruce’s heart cut out Portugal, first take part in Renaissance Will not follow old trade routes-to spread Christianity and defeat Muslims Renaissance rulers need religion-own motives for power and money Early 1400s-new technological advances Compass, rudder, astrolabe King Enrigue IV (Castille) marries Portuguese princess
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Unformatted text preview: -King Enrique the Impotent 1460s-Queen pregnant, gives birth to baby with no resemblance to King Enrique Princess of Castille, King Enrique’s sister-Isabella Alfonso of Portugal wants to marry Isabella, in late 60s Prince Ferdinand of Eragon-17 years old, Isabella wanted as husband Secret marriage 1474, Enrique died, Portugal invades Spain 1476-Hermandad, 1 st national police force in Spain , defend Christianity, armed peasant force loyal to crown Many driven out of Spain-refuse to refute faith Early gunpowder technology-unrealiable, arquebus...
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