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Book Review: Spain 1936: Year Zero

December 29, 2018
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Book Review: <i>Spain 1936: Year Zero</i>

The latest addition to the Nigel Townson’s Sussex Studies in Spanish History, Spain 1936: Year Zero compiles fourteen transnational views of Spanish history into one volume.
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Book Review: A Memoir of Growing Up in an American Communist Family

December 29, 2018
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Book Review: <i>A Memoir of Growing Up in an American Communist Family</i>

History Lessons: A Memoir of Growing Up in an American Communist Family, by Dan Lynn Watt. Bloomington, Indiana: Xlibris, 2017, 351 pp.
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Book Review: Homage to the Spanish Exiles and The Routes to Exile

August 23, 2018
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<em>Book Review:</em> Homage to the Spanish Exiles and The Routes to Exile

Nancy Macdonald, Homage to the Spanish Exiles, Insight Books, 1987.

Scott Soo, The routes to exile: France and the Spanish Civil War refugees, 1939-2009, Manchester University Press, 2013.


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Book Review: Jewish Volunteers, the International Brigades and the Spanish Civil War

August 23, 2018
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<em>Book Review:</em> Jewish Volunteers, the International Brigades and the Spanish Civil War

Gerben Zaagsma, Jewish Volunteers, the International Brigades and the Spanish Civil War, Bloomsbury: London 2017; 250pp.


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Book Review: , Narrating War in Peace: The Spanish Civil War in the Transition and Today

July 1, 2018
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Book Review: <i>, Narrating War in Peace: The Spanish Civil War in the Transition and Today</i>

Katherine O. Stafford, Narrating War in Peace: The Spanish Civil War in the Transition and Today. New York, NY: Palgrave MacMillan, 2015. 197 pp.


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Book Review: A Distant Heartbeat: A War, a Disappearance, and a Family’s Secrets

July 1, 2018
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Book Review: <i>A Distant Heartbeat: A War, a Disappearance, and a Family’s Secrets</i>

Eunice Lipton, A Distant Heartbeat: A War, a Disappearance, and a Family’s Secrets. University of New Mexico Press 2016, 176pp.


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Book Review: Spain’s Martyred Cities: From the Battle of Madrid to Picasso’s Guernica

February 27, 2018
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Book Review: <i> Spain’s Martyred Cities: From the Battle of Madrid to Picasso’s Guernica</i>

Minchom, Martin. Spain's Martyred Cities: From the Battle of Madrid to Picasso's Guernica: Including the Reconstructed Text of Louis Delaprée's The Martyrdom of Madrid. Sussex Academic Press, 2016.
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Book Review: Uncertain Glory: What Drives Men to War?

November 19, 2017
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Book Review: <i>Uncertain Glory</i>: What Drives Men to War?

Joan Sales, Uncertain Glory. Foreword by Juan Goytisolo. Translated by Peter Bush. New York: New York Review Books. 2014. 457 pages.


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Book Review: No Pasarán: Writings from the Spanish Civil War

August 30, 2017
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Book Review: <i>No Pasarán: Writings from the Spanish Civil War</i>

No Pasarán: Writings from the Spanish Civil War. Edited by Pete Ayrton. London/New York: Pegasus Books, 2016. 393pp.


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Book Review: The ‘Fifth Column’ in Madrid

June 14, 2017
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<em>Book Review:</em> The ‘Fifth Column’ in Madrid

Julius Ruiz. Paracuellos: The Elimination of the ‘Fifth Column’ in Republican Madrid during the Spanish Civil War Brighton, UK; Chicago; Toronto: Sussex Academic Press, 2017.


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