When the armies of Alexander the Great were trampling upon the ancient empires of the East, one country remained undisturbed and undismayed. The people of Arabia sent no humble embassies to the conqueror. Alexander resolved to bring the contemptuous Arabs to his feet: he was preparing to invade their land when death laid its hand upon him, and the Arabs remained unconquered.
Book Title: The Moors in Spain
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Written By: STANLEY LANE-POOLE
WITH THE COLLABORATION OF ARTHUR OILMAN, M.A.: