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Charles Martel and his Franks stopped the Muslim invasion during the battle of Tours in 732, and they are often lauded as saviors of Europe. But it was peoples of the Pyrenean peninsula, who despite early setbacks, resisted for centuries. Eventually, Spaniards and Portuguese Begun taking back their lands in what was called Reconquista – the reconquest. Welcome to our new video on the Reconquista and the battle of Las Navas de Tolosa. This is the Kings and Generals: the series!


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