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Book Review: Puerto Rican volunteers in Spain

June 11, 2015
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<i>Book Review:</i> Puerto Rican volunteers in Spain

José Alejandro Ortiz Carrión with Teresita Torres Rivera, Voluntarios de da Libertad. Puertorriqueños en defensa de la República Española 1936-1939 (San Juan: Ediciones Callejón, 2015).


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Book Review: Politics as sidelight

June 11, 2015
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<i>Book Review:</i> Politics as sidelight

Richard Rhodes, Hell and Good Company: The Spanish Civil War and the World it Made (New York: Simon and Schuster, 2015). 


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Songs of the Spanish Civil War: Rave reviews

March 13, 2015
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Songs of the Spanish Civil War: Rave reviews

Early reviews are rolling for the newly-released Smithsonian Folkways album Songs of the Spanish Civil War, Volumes 1 & 2. Royalties go to ALBA!
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Book Review: Bryan Stevenson on Alabama Justice

March 13, 2015
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<i>Book Review:</i> Bryan Stevenson on Alabama Justice

Bryan Stevenson, Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption (New York: Spiegel and Grau, 2014).


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Book Review: When the Party Was Over

March 13, 2015
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<i>Book Review:</i> When the Party Was Over

Paul Preston, The Last Stalinist: The Life of Santiago Carrillo (New York: William Collins: 2015).


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French Collaboration on Display, 1940-1944

March 13, 2015
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French Collaboration on Display, 1940-1944

Seventy years after the liberation of Paris from German occupation, the National Archives of Paris opened "La Collaboration, 1940-1945," an exhibition exploring multiple facets of French collaboration with the enemy.
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Honoring Limerick brigadistas and a British battalion commander

January 21, 2015
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Honoring Limerick brigadistas and a British battalion commander

This article appeared in the 38th issue of the newsletter of the International Brigade Memorial Trust and is reprinted here with the IBMT’s permission. From the Shannon to the Ebro: The Limerick men who went to fight Franco, the Limerick International Brigade Memorial Trust, September 2014; Fighting for Republican Spain 1936-38: Frank Ryan and the Volunteers from Limerick...
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Book Review: Irish volunteers in Spain

December 30, 2014
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<i>Book Review:</i> Irish volunteers in Spain

Barry McLoughlin, Fighting for Republican Spain, 1936-38, Frank Ryan and the Volunteers from Limerick in the International Brigade, Ireland:  Barry McLoughlin, 2014. 
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Book Review: The Stranger in the Attic

December 17, 2014
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<em>Book Review:</em> The Stranger in the Attic

John Kedzie Jacobs, The Stranger in the Attic: Finding a Lost Brother in His Letters Home (Lexington, KY: Jacobs, 2013).
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Book Review: Memories of Basque exile

December 17, 2014
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<em>Book Review</em>: Memories of Basque exile

Arantza Cazalis Shuey, Growing Up in a Time of War. Memoirs of a Young Basque girl’s thirteen-year Odyssey as a refugee of the Spanish Civil War. Third Place Press, 2011.
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