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A History of Spain by Charles E. Chapman

CHAPMANAssistant Professor of California History


Witiza,

32.

Xim?nez de Cisneros, 205, 208, 209, 216, 223, 227, 230, 231, 242, 306, 317.

Yacub, 71.

Yemenites. _See_ Sunnites.

Young, 482.

Yuste, 244.

Yusuf, 70.

Zalaca, battle of, 70.

Zama, battle of, 14.

Zamora, 57.

Zarate, 347.

Zoraya, 204.

Zubiaurre, the brothers, 516.

Zuloaga, 516.

Zulueta, 516.

Zurbar?n, 365.

Zurita, Jer?nimo, 346, 347.

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