The roof of the nave is of Moorish plaster work.
The cathedral occupies the site of a Moorish mosque built in 914.
Close by stands a large royal palace, Moorish in style.
Haedo sets forth that a young Arab who had embraced Christianity and had been baptized with the name of Geronimo was captured by a Moorish corsair in 1569 and taken to Algiers.
The Jews of Spain attained to high places in the service of the state from the time of the Moorish conquest in 711.