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Order of Alcántara


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Founded in San Julián del Pereiro before 1176, when approved by Pope Alexander III. Affiliated to the Order of Calatrava by 1187, it adopted the Cistercian rule. Its headquarters were ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).


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