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Alcántara is a municipality in the province of Cáceres, Extremadura, Spain, on the Tagus, near Portugal. The toponym is from the Arabic word al-QanTarah meaning "the bridge".
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Ecclesiastical Knights (2015)
The Military Orders in Castile, 1150-1330 by Sam Zeno Conedera, Sj Sam Conedera
The monarchy's significant role in the history of Santiago, Calatrava, and Alcántara is a particular feature of ecclesiastical knighthood in Iberia. From the beginning to the end of the period under study, royal prerogative is always present and, in many cases, decisive. Once the period of royal minorities had ended, the fourteenth century witnessed an acceleration and intensification of this process of “nationalization.” This happened not only to the military orders but also to the Church in ...
by Josephine Quintero, Mary-Ann Gallagher
San Pedro de Alcántara is a quiet resort with a modern marina and smart holiday developments. Puerto Banús is Marbella's ostentatious marina.
Carlos González (2014)
by Adolfo Salgueiro
Albert Pujols Josá Alberto Pujols Alcántara is a Dominican baseball player.
Insights from Community, Workplace, and Higher Education by Jack Mezirow, Edward W. Taylor
ABOUT THE AUTHORS Lucia Alcántara is a seasoned consultant with.
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information
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