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Houses and Daily Life in Islamic Portugal (12th–13th Century): Mértola in the Context of Gharb

Câmara Municipal de Lisboa, Rua do Machadinho 20, 1249-150 Lisboa, Portugal
Received: 31 July 2018 / Revised: 29 October 2018 / Accepted: 1 November 2018 / Published: 6 November 2018
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Andalusi Architecture: Shapes, Meaning and Influences)
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This is an overview of the houses in southern Portugal, at the final stages of the Islamic period, using Mértola as the case study. Recent archaeological works, performed in different places, give us information on the houses’ organization, as well on the daily life of the population. Alimentary habits have been disclosed through a series of analyses. View Full-Text
Keywords: Portugal; archaeology; houses; Islamic period Portugal; archaeology; houses; Islamic period

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Macias, S. Houses and Daily Life in Islamic Portugal (12th–13th Century): Mértola in the Context of Gharb. Arts 2018, 7, 77.

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