Bibliography related to the Battle for Madrid

May 7, 2009

The Battle for Madrid
By George Hills
Edition: illustrated
Published by St. Martin’s Press, 1976
ISBN 0904545024

No pasaran!: (They shall not pass) A story of the battle of Madrid
By Upton Sinclair
Published by The author, 1937
Original from the University of Michigan
Digitized May 11, 2007

The Spanish Civil War
By Hugh Thomas
Edition: 5, revised
Published by Harper, 1961


The Moors in the Battle for Madrid

March 8, 2009

The Spanish Civil war is always thought of as a war of ideology, and indeed it was for the majority of the passionate soldiers that fought in it, however after our guided tour with Antonio Morcillo Lopez, the president of the Group for the Studies of the Madrid Front, there is a factor that I had never considered before, but one which made perfect sense, this is the theme of profit. Read the rest of this entry »