St. James in Spanish history

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History Today
Vol. 24, no. 10 (October 1974), p. 684-692

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Christian legend transformed St. James, the Galilean fisherman, into a death-dealing crusader knight. Pilgrims from all over Europe, wearing his symbolic scallop shells, visited the splendid shrine that had been raised above his tomb