The Almovarid Dynasty: Berbers of Medieval Northern Africa

The most powerful of the tribes of the Sahara, they had been converted to Islam in the seventeenth century. Introduction The Almoravids, was a Berber dynasty from the Sahara that spread over a wide area of North-Western Africa and the Iberian peninsula during the eleventh century. They created the first Moroccan and trans-Maghreb empire.[1] They[…]