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Unearthing Franco's Legacy: Mass Graves and the Recovery of Historical Memory in Spain (Contemporary European Politics and Society)
Unearthing Franco's Legacy: Mass Graves and the Recovery of Historical Memory in Spain (Contemporary European Politics and Society)
by Carlos Jerez-farran
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Unearthing Franco's Legacy: Mass Graves and the Recovery of Historical Memory in Spain addresses the political, cultural, and historical debate that has ensued in Spain as a result of the recent discovery and exhumation of mass graves dating from the... (read more)

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Vanished World: Muslims, Christians, and Jews in Medieval Spain (06 Edition)
Vanished World: Muslims, Christians, and Jews in Medieval Spain (06 Edition)
by Chris Lowney
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In a world torn by religious antagonism, lessons can be learned from medieval Spanish villages where Muslims, Christians, and Jews rubbed shoulders on a daily basis--sharing irrigation canals, bathhouses, municipal ovens, and marketplaces. Medieval... (read more)

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Triumph of Democracy in Spain
Triumph of Democracy in Spain
by Paul Preston
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The Triumph of Democracy in Spain tells a gripping story of the tortuous creation of Spain's constitutional monarchy. The book provides an authoritative account of the tribulations of the forces of progress, beginning in 1969 with the disintegration of... (read more)

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Lesbians in Early Modern Spain
Lesbians in Early Modern Spain
by Sherry Velasco
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A wide range of accounts of lesbian relationships unearthed from the historical... (read more)

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Good Faith-P
Good Faith-P
by Alexandra Cook
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Good Faith and Truthful Ignorance uncovers from history the fascinating and strange story of Spanish explorer Francisco Noguerol de Ulloa. in 1556, accompanied by his second wife, Francisco returned to his home in Spain after a profitable twenty-year... (read more)

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Golden Age Drama in Contemporary Spain: The Comedia on Page, Stage and Screen (University of Wales - Iberian and Latin American Studies)
Golden Age Drama in Contemporary Spain: The Comedia on Page, Stage and Screen (University of Wales - Iberian and Latin American Studies)
by Duncan Wheeler
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Golden Age Drama in Contemporary Spain examines the work of Spain’s three major playwrights of the baroque era, Calderón de la Barca, Lope de Vega, and Tirso Molina, in the context of contemporary Spain and twenty-first-century stagings of... (read more)

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Journey To the Frontier : Two Roads To the Spanish Civil War (94 Edition)
Journey To the Frontier : Two Roads To the Spanish Civil War (94 Edition)
by Peter Stansky
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A classic account of England between the wars and the '30's generation', this remarkably engaging book examines the lives of two young English poets, Julian Bell and John Cornford, who died fighting against fascism in the Spanish civil war.... (read more)

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Liberty or Death!
Liberty or Death!
by Charles M. Wilson
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This book, based mainly on Spanish sources, deals with the actions of the Liberals, especially those in the Kingdom of Valencia, during the Peninsular War and then in their fight against Fernando VII to make him accept the Constitution of 1812. Napoleon... (read more)

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Enlightenment, Governance and Reform in Spain and Its Empire, 1759-1808
Enlightenment, Governance and Reform in Spain and Its Empire, 1759-1808
by Gabriel Paquette
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Enlightenment, Governance,  and Reform in Spain and its Empire, 1759-1808 offers a new interpretation of political reform in Spain and its American empire in the second half of the eighteenth century. It examines the intellectual foundations of... (read more)

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The Marranos of Spain: From the Late 14th to the Early 16th Century According to Contemporary Hebrew Sources
The Marranos of Spain: From the Late 14th to the Early 16th Century According to Contemporary Hebrew Sources
by B. Netanyahu
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B. Netanyahu, one of the world's foremost medievalists, has made a lifelong project of studying the historical evolution of Marranism and seeking to ascertain the genesis of the Spanish Inquisition. In this seminal work, which opened an ongoing debate on... (read more)

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The Birth of Modern Politics in Spain: Democracy, Association and Revolution, 1854-75
The Birth of Modern Politics in Spain: Democracy, Association and Revolution, 1854-75
by Guy Thomson
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This book challenges the view of Spain as backward, 'timeless' and isolated from wider European movements; impervious to modernity. By tracing the diffusion of democratic ideas and republican associations in the towns and villages of eastern Andalucia... (read more)

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Dirty Wars, Clean Hands (03 Edition)
Dirty Wars, Clean Hands (03 Edition)
by Woodworth
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Spain's transition from the Franco dictatorship to a democratic state has been widely regarded as exemplary. However, this powerfully written book reveals that as Spain's first post-transition government attempted to destroy the Basque separatist group... (read more)

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Making Democratic Citizens in Spain
Making Democratic Citizens in Spain
by Pamela Beth Radcliff
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A fascinating study of the contribution of ordinary men and women to Spains democratic transition of the 1970s. Radcliff argues that participants in neighbourhood and other associations experimented with new practices of civic participation that put... (read more)

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Aristocrats, Adventurers and Ambulances: British Medical Units in the Spanish Civil War
Aristocrats, Adventurers and Ambulances: British Medical Units in the Spanish Civil War
by Linda Palfreeman
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When a military coup provoked civil war in Spain in July 1936, many thousands of people around the world rallied to provide humanitarian aid; Britons were no exception. This book seeks to shed light on the activities of two separate ventures that played... (read more)

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The Portuguese: A Modern History
The Portuguese: A Modern History
by Barry Hatton
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"'Clamped into a corner by Spain,' Portugal is perhaps Europe's most isolated country. This brief history begins with Portugal's glory in the Age of Discovery, when it was a world power. Hatton, a longtime foreign correspondent in Lisbon, then focuses... (read more)

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Imperial Spain, 1469-1716 (90 Edition)
Imperial Spain, 1469-1716 (90 Edition)
by J. H. Elliott
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Since its first publication, J. H. Elliott's classic chronicle has become established as the most comprehensive, balanced, and accessible account of the dramatic rise and fall of imperial Spain.  Now with a new preface by the author, this brilliant... (read more)

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Unlikely Warriors: The Extraordinary Story of the Britons Who Fought for Spain
Unlikely Warriors: The Extraordinary Story of the Britons Who Fought for Spain
by Richard Baxell
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On 17 July 1936 a Nationalist military uprising was launched in Spain. In the face of the rebels’ bloody onward march, the Spanish Republic turned to the leaders of Britain and France for assistance – but its pleas fell on deaf ears. Appalled... (read more)

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Barcelona & Its Rulers, 1096-1291
Barcelona & Its Rulers, 1096-1291
by Stephen P. Bensch
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A study of the early growth of Barcelona and the formation of its ruling classes.... (read more)

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Kingship and Favoritism in the Spain of Philip III, 1598-1621 (Cambridge Studies in Early Modern History)
Kingship and Favoritism in the Spain of Philip III, 1598-1621 (Cambridge Studies in Early Modern History)
by Antonio Feros
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The reign of Philip III of Spain (1598SH1621) has been viewed traditionally as the age when Spain's world power started to wane. This book reappraises this interpretation and demonstrates that this period represented a realignment of Spanish power in... (read more)

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The Spanish Republic at War 1936-1939
The Spanish Republic at War 1936-1939
by Helen Graham
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 434-463) and index.... (read more)

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