Tag: Spanish history

  • España by Giles Tremlett

    España by Giles Tremlett

    Brendan’s Alternate Tagline for Espana: ¡Este libro es genial! Quick synopsis: A brief history of Spain up until the present day. Fun Fact Non-History People Will Like: The elephants Hannibal took over the Alps were only 3 meters tall. They are an extinct species of elephants. Yeah, I thought they were bigger, too. Fun Fact…

  • Isabella by Kirstin Downey

    Isabella by Kirstin Downey

    Brendan’s Alternate Tagline for Isabella: She did more than just tell Columbus to go sailing. Quick synopsis: A complete biography of Isabella I of Castile. Fun Fact Non-History People Will Like: Yes, that Isabella. 1492, Columbus and all that. Fun Fact for History Nerds: Isabella was truly a badass woman both for good and bad.…