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The Asturian of Cantabria

Geoffrey A. Clark

The Asturian of Cantabria

a re-evaluation

by Geoffrey A. Clark

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Geoffrey Anderson Clark.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 40220 (G)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination2 v. (xv, 645 leaves
Number of Pages645
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2162315M
LC Control Number88893570

A beautiful ride along the coasts of Cantabria and Asturias in northern Spain. Lush green countryside contrasts with blue seas, unspoilt beaches, picturesque villages and flower-bedecked houses to a backdrop of steep mountains . Rome2rio makes travelling from Cantabria to Asturias easy. Rome2rio is a door-to-door travel information and booking engine, helping you get to and from any location in the world. Find all the transport options for your trip from Cantabria to Asturias right here.

The first reference of Asturian bowling, one of the oldest in Spain, dates back to Alonso de Quintanilla, major book-keeper of the Catholic Monarchs, complains Nuno Bernaldo de Quirós of ruining the coat of arms during a bowling game at Campo de San Francisco in Oviedo.   The Romans also utilized the local hilltop forts of the Celts/Astures called Castros to store the mined gold as they were considered to be the most protected places while the gold was waiting to.

The Asturian of Cantabria: Subsistence Base and the Evidence for Post-Pleistocene Climatic Shifts Article (PDF Available) in American Anthropologist 73(5) - Author: Geoffrey Clark. Introducing Cantabria and Asturias Oviedo Gijon Santander The Picos de Europa. Although these two regions have identities and customs all of their own, the principal attraction of the area are the Picos de Europa – a vast, awe-inspiring range of mountains popular with hikers and (increasingly) skiiers, which spans across the two Comunidades Autonomas.


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Cantabria, centred on the city of Santander and formerly part of Old Castile, was long a conservative bastion amid the separatist leanings of its coastal neighbours. Santander itself, the modern capital, is an elegant if highly conventional resort, linked by ferry to Plymouth and Portsmouth in Britain.

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Caesar carried away this reward from his Cantabrian victory: he could now order the gates of war to be barred fast. Thus for a second time in these days, through Caesar's efforts, Janus was closed; this was the fourth time that this had happened since the.

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Asturian is engangered in Portugal and Spain, although still spoken by some children. "Asturian survives mainly in Asturias around Oviedo (Uviéu) where some children learn the language, and to much lesser extent in the western parts of León Province (Leonese) and in the Sanabria region in Zamora Province (Sanabrese) in the autonomous region.

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