Apostle St James the Greater - Painting of the saint by El Greco. Also a brief biography of the apostle and description of St. James in art.
Catholic Encyclopedia: St. James the Greater - What can be known of St. James, son of Zebedee and brother of John, from Scripture. Also discusses the tradition that St. James preached in Spain and that his body was translated to Compostela.
The Legend of Santiago - Extracts. How St. James the Greater went to Spain, and how his relics were sent to Compostela. From "The Golden Legend," by Jacobus de Voragine, translated by Granger Ryan and Helmut Ripperger. Illustrated.
St. James the Apostle - An account of the life of St. James, and the legend behind the pilgrimage to his shrine at Santiago de Compostela. Illustrated.