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The International Brigades : fascism, freedom and the Spanish Civil War / Giles Tremlett.

Author/Creator:
Tremlett, Giles, author.
Publication:
London : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2020.
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Book
1 online resource (xii, 696 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color), maps.
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Subjects:
Spain. Ejército Popular de la República. Brigada Internacional.
Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939 -- Participation, Foreign.
Contents:
Introduction
Welcome to the games: Barcelona, 19 July 1936
The workers and the army: Madrid, 20 July 1936
Amateur warriors: Tardienta, August-September 1936
The fascists are here: Seville, August 1936
A professional view: Huesca, mid-September 1936
Creating the brigades: Madrid, Moscow, Albacete, October 1936
The tower of Babel: Albacete, October 1936
the first brigade: Gran Vía, Madrid, 8 November 1936
No Pasarán: Parque del Oeste, Madrid, 9 November 1936
Death in the park: Casa de Campo, November 1936
Bulletproof books: University City, Madrid, November 1936
A new brigade: Albacete, Chinchón, Cerro de los Angels, 9 November 1936
Save Madrid: University City, November 1936
Hail, the Saviour of Madrid!: Cinema Monumental, Madrid, November-December 1936
The battle of the mist: Boadilla, 14-23 December 1936
Stalin was still a saint: Albacete, November-December 1936
Sans Nom and the Poles: Southern front, Andalusia, Christmas Eve, 1936
Men in rubber coats: Lopera, 25 December 1936
Justice and a different kind of army: Lopera, January 1937
Mothers and Jews: Algora, 1 January 1937
The final battle for Madrid: Las Rozas, Aravaca, Villanueva, January 1937
Bethune, blood and bombing: The coast between Málaga and Almería, February 1937
A valley called Jarama: Pindoque railway bridge, 11 February 1937
The British: San Martín road, Jarama valley, 12 February 1937
Disobeying orders: Jarama valley, 13 February 1937
The Yanks are coming!: Jarama valley, 16 February 1937
Mussolini at Guadalajara: Brihuega, Torija, Trijueque, 9 March 1937
The Italian Civil War: Brihuega, 10 March 1937
The battle of the loudspeakers: Palace of Ibarra, Brihuega, 13 March 1937
Blue nose and the deserters: Valencia, 20 April 1937
Hemingway: Men and women in war: Brihuega, Madrid, March-April 1937
Damage in Catalonia: Barcelona, late April 1937
Attack!: Guernica and Valsaín, April-June 1937
The death of Lukács: Huesca, early June 1937
Brunete: Denmark, early summer 1937
The Romanillos and Mosquito Ridges: Guadarrama river, 8 July 1937
Resist: Brunete plain, 12 July 1937
The coup that lasted a year: Brunete plain, 18-26 July 1937
The price of war: Brunete plain, 25 July 1937
Vengeance: Quinto, Aragon, 24 August 1937
Conquest: Belchite, 31 August 1937
The North Pole: Teruel, December 1937
Blitzkrieg: Belchite, 9 March 1938
Boy soldiers: Guadalope river, 19 March 1938
Defeat, despair, hope: Móra la Nova, 4 April 1938
Prisoners: The monastery at San Pedro de Cardeña, autumn 1938
The last charge: Ebro river, 24 July 1938
Resist, fortify and be vigilant: La Cova Hospital, La Bisbal de Falset, July-September 1938
Dreams of home: Sierra de Pàndols, early August 1938
The last fight: Barcelona, 16 September 1938
Farewell to arms: Northern Catalonia, 24 September 1938-8 February 1939
'Premature anti-fascists': Paris, 21 August 1941.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references ([543]-667) and index.
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI Available via World Wide Web.
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ProQuest ebook central
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ISBN:
9781408854006 (electronic bk.)
1408854007 (electronic bk.)
1408853981
9781408853986
140885399X
9781408853993
Publisher Number:
99988344581
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