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1 Andalousie.
Michelin, Paris: 2005. s Softcover with flaps. Very good condition. Livre d'occasion. Condition - Tres bon. 
Pour les voyageurs. Situee au sud de l'Espagne, l'Andalousie couvre 87 300 km2, soit 17,3% de la superficie totale du pays. Les sujets sont: Preparer son voyage, Partir, Se deplacer, Sur place de A a Z, Se loger, Se restaurer, Se divertir, Achats, Lire, voir, ecouter, et Se debrouiller en espagnol. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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2 La Casa De Pilatos.
s Softcover. Good condition. 
A full-color pamphlet describing the Palacio de San Andres o de los Adelantados in Seville. Text is in Spanish. 
Price: 4.75 USD
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3 Langenscheidt's Jiffy Phrasebook Spanish Cassette.
s Brand New Audio Cassette. 
Over 200 key survival phrases. Can be used independently of Phrasebook. On the cassette, phrases are given in English and then in German, followed by a pause in which the listener can repeat the phrase. The German phrase is then given a second time for verification. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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4 AGIRRE, JULEN. Operation Ogro: The Execution Of Admiral Luis Carrero Blanco.
Ballantine, New York: 1976 First Ballantine Books Edition. s Softcover. Very good reading copy. 
On December 20, 1973, Admiral Luis Carrero Blanco, Premier of Spain and General Franco's No. 2 man, was assassinated. Here, in the actual words of the four young Basque terrorists, is the true story of the plot that escalated from kidnap to murder - the reckless and daring act that dynamited Carrero's car over a Madrid church. Translated into English from the Spanish, adapted and with an introduction by Barbara Probst Solomon. Includes photographs. 
Price: 44.41 USD
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5 AMELANG, JAMES. Parallel Histories: Muslims And Jews In Inquisitorial Spain.
Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge and London: 2013. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
The distinct religious culture of early modern Spain—characterized by religious unity at a time when fierce civil wars between Catholics and Protestants fractured northern Europe—is further understood through examining the expulsion of the Jews and suspected Muslims. While these two groups had previously lived peaceably, if sometimes uneasily, with their Christian neighbors throughout much of the medieval era, the expulsions brought a new intensity to Spanish Christian perceptions of both the moriscos (converts from Islam) and the judeoconversos (converts from Judaism). In Parallel Histories, James S. Amelang reconstructs the compelling struggle of converts to coexist with a Christian majority that suspected them of secretly adhering to their ancestral faiths and destroying national religious unity in the process. Discussing first Muslims and then Jews in turn, Amelang explores not only the expulsions themselves but also religious beliefs and practices, social and professional characteristics, the construction of collective and individual identities, cultural creativity, and, finally, the difficulties of maintaining orthodox rites and tenets under conditions of persecution. Despite the oppression these two groups experienced, the descendants of the judeoconversos would ultimately be assimilated into the mainstream, unlike their morisco counterparts, who were exiled in 1609. James S. Amelang is a professor of history at the Universidad Autónoma of Madrid. 
Price: 24.65 USD
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6 ARJONA, DORIS K.; FRIEDMAN, ROSE L.; CARVAJAL, ESTHER J. Spain And America.
Scott, Foresman and Company, Chicago: 1940. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good reading copy. Underlining and notes on pages. 

Price: 7.84 USD
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7 AZANA, MANUEL. Vigil In Benicarlo.
Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1982. 0838630936 / 9780838630938 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 23.75 USD
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8 BOTTINEAU, YVES; WARDEN, O. C. (TRANSLATION). Spain.
NICHOLAS KAYE, London: 1960. Revised Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Dustjacket is worn and torn. 

Price: 28.50 USD
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9 BOWERS, CLAUDE G. My Mission To Spain: Watching The Rehearsal For World War II.
Simon and Schuster, Inc., New York: 1954. Third Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. The dustjacket has chips and tears. 
The story of the fall of the Spanish Republic. It is based on the private diaries and diplomatic dispatches of the United States Ambassador to Spain during the last three years before the civil war. Includes an Index. 
Price: 23.04 USD
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10 BRADFORD, SAX. Spain In The World.
D. Van Nostrand Company, Princeton: 1962. s Softcover. Good condition. 

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11 CARROLL, PETER N. The Odyssey Of The Abraham Lincoln Brigade: Americans In The Spanish Civil War.
Stanford University Press, Palo Alto: 1994. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Winner of the 1995 BABRA Nonfiction Award, sponsored by the Bay Area Book Reviewers Association. For over half a century, the history of the Abraham Lincoln brigade—the 2,800 young Americans who volunteered to fight for the Spanish Republic against General Francisco Franco's rebellion in 1936—has been shrouded in myth, legend, and controversy. Now, for the fist time, we have a comprehensive, objective, and deeply researched account of the brigade's experience in Spain and what happened to the survivors when they returned to the United States. (About one-third of the volunteers died in Spain). The book is largely based on previously unused sources, including the newly opened Russian archives, and more than 100 oral histories. The author charts the volunteers' motivations for enlisting in the fight against Spanish fascism and places their actions in the context of the Depression era. The battleground experiences of the brigade have never before been depicted in such vivid detail, and such battles as Jarama, Belchite, and the Ebro come alive in the participants' words. The author uses the military aspects of the war to illuminate such related issues as the influence of political ideology on military events and the psychology of a volunteer army. He also closely examines the role of the Communist party in the conduct of the war, including the "Orwell question"—allegations of a Communist reign of terror in Spain—and investigates the alleged racial problems within the brigade, the first fully integrated military unit in American history. The book continues the saga of the brigade by relating the problems of the surviving volunteers with the U.S. Army during World War II; their opposition to the Cold War, the Vietnam war, and U.S. intervention in Central America; the persecution during the Red Scare of the 1950s; and their involvement with the civil rights movement. Peter N. Carroll is an independent scholar who teaches at Stanford University and the University of San Francisco. "Peter Carroll has written with great skill and understanding the fifty-year story of the Americans who fought in the Spanish civil war. Never has the complicated and intriguing tale been told so fully, drawing as it does not only from survivors who can recount their experiences, but also from a wealth of original material, including the just-opened archives in Moscow. What is particularly fascinating is the account of the tribulations and triumphs of the veterans in the years after they were 'premature anti-fascists.' This is the moment for this book to appear, and one is grateful that it has been done so well." —Peter Stansky, Stanford University "This rare, this astonishing book—rich, authoritative, and moving as it is on its central subject—through Peter Carroll's way of chronicling becomes something even greater: an urgently contemporary touchstone that helps us discern in our time similar contending forces in moral, not political terms—good against evil, might against right, means against ends. In a vivid, pulsing narrative, Carroll encompasses the historical context, the drama of men in battle, and most of all the haunting human beings themselves. But what can be found nowhere else is his account of the succeeding fifty years of those who survived, as they stubbornly clung to their beliefs in the necessity of action and the possibility of transformative social change." —Tillie Olsen "Compelling . . . swift-moving collective biography of the Lincoln Brigade. . . . A richly detailed story of men and women who threw themselves into the great events of their times, holding nothing back."—New York Times Book Review "Tapping new sources for the first time, this must surely be considered the definitive work on Americans who fought and died for the Spanish Republic."—Kirkus Reviews 
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12 CARROLL, PETER N. The Odyssey Of The Abraham Lincoln Brigade: Americans In The Spanish Civil War.
Stanford University Press, Palo Alto: 1994. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
Winner of the 1995 BABRA Nonfiction Award, sponsored by the Bay Area Book Reviewers Association. For over half a century, the history of the Abraham Lincoln brigade—the 2,800 young Americans who volunteered to fight for the Spanish Republic against General Francisco Franco's rebellion in 1936—has been shrouded in myth, legend, and controversy. Now, for the fist time, we have a comprehensive, objective, and deeply researched account of the brigade's experience in Spain and what happened to the survivors when they returned to the United States. (About one-third of the volunteers died in Spain). The book is largely based on previously unused sources, including the newly opened Russian archives, and more than 100 oral histories. The author charts the volunteers' motivations for enlisting in the fight against Spanish fascism and places their actions in the context of the Depression era. The battleground experiences of the brigade have never before been depicted in such vivid detail, and such battles as Jarama, Belchite, and the Ebro come alive in the participants' words. The author uses the military aspects of the war to illuminate such related issues as the influence of political ideology on military events and the psychology of a volunteer army. He also closely examines the role of the Communist party in the conduct of the war, including the "Orwell question"—allegations of a Communist reign of terror in Spain—and investigates the alleged racial problems within the brigade, the first fully integrated military unit in American history. The book continues the saga of the brigade by relating the problems of the surviving volunteers with the U.S. Army during World War II; their opposition to the Cold War, the Vietnam war, and U.S. intervention in Central America; the persecution during the Red Scare of the 1950s; and their involvement with the civil rights movement. Peter N. Carroll is an independent scholar who teaches at Stanford University and the University of San Francisco. "Peter Carroll has written with great skill and understanding the fifty-year story of the Americans who fought in the Spanish civil war. Never has the complicated and intriguing tale been told so fully, drawing as it does not only from survivors who can recount their experiences, but also from a wealth of original material, including the just-opened archives in Moscow. What is particularly fascinating is the account of the tribulations and triumphs of the veterans in the years after they were 'premature anti-fascists.' This is the moment for this book to appear, and one is grateful that it has been done so well." —Peter Stansky, Stanford University "This rare, this astonishing book—rich, authoritative, and moving as it is on its central subject—through Peter Carroll's way of chronicling becomes something even greater: an urgently contemporary touchstone that helps us discern in our time similar contending forces in moral, not political terms—good against evil, might against right, means against ends. In a vivid, pulsing narrative, Carroll encompasses the historical context, the drama of men in battle, and most of all the haunting human beings themselves. But what can be found nowhere else is his account of the succeeding fifty years of those who survived, as they stubbornly clung to their beliefs in the necessity of action and the possibility of transformative social change." —Tillie Olsen "Compelling . . . swift-moving collective biography of the Lincoln Brigade. . . . A richly detailed story of men and women who threw themselves into the great events of their times, holding nothing back."—New York Times Book Review "Tapping new sources for the first time, this must surely be considered the definitive work on Americans who fought and died for the Spanish Republic."—Kirkus Reviews 
Price: 75.95 USD
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13 CARROLL, PETER N. The Odyssey Of The Abraham Lincoln Brigade: Americans In The Spanish Civil War.
Stanford University Press, Palo Alto: 1994. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
Winner of the 1995 BABRA Nonfiction Award, sponsored by the Bay Area Book Reviewers Association. For over half a century, the history of the Abraham Lincoln brigade—the 2,800 young Americans who volunteered to fight for the Spanish Republic against General Francisco Franco's rebellion in 1936—has been shrouded in myth, legend, and controversy. Now, for the fist time, we have a comprehensive, objective, and deeply researched account of the brigade's experience in Spain and what happened to the survivors when they returned to the United States. (About one-third of the volunteers died in Spain). The book is largely based on previously unused sources, including the newly opened Russian archives, and more than 100 oral histories. The author charts the volunteers' motivations for enlisting in the fight against Spanish fascism and places their actions in the context of the Depression era. The battleground experiences of the brigade have never before been depicted in such vivid detail, and such battles as Jarama, Belchite, and the Ebro come alive in the participants' words. The author uses the military aspects of the war to illuminate such related issues as the influence of political ideology on military events and the psychology of a volunteer army. He also closely examines the role of the Communist party in the conduct of the war, including the "Orwell question"—allegations of a Communist reign of terror in Spain—and investigates the alleged racial problems within the brigade, the first fully integrated military unit in American history. The book continues the saga of the brigade by relating the problems of the surviving volunteers with the U.S. Army during World War II; their opposition to the Cold War, the Vietnam war, and U.S. intervention in Central America; the persecution during the Red Scare of the 1950s; and their involvement with the civil rights movement. Peter N. Carroll is an independent scholar who teaches at Stanford University and the University of San Francisco. "Peter Carroll has written with great skill and understanding the fifty-year story of the Americans who fought in the Spanish civil war. Never has the complicated and intriguing tale been told so fully, drawing as it does not only from survivors who can recount their experiences, but also from a wealth of original material, including the just-opened archives in Moscow. What is particularly fascinating is the account of the tribulations and triumphs of the veterans in the years after they were 'premature anti-fascists.' This is the moment for this book to appear, and one is grateful that it has been done so well." —Peter Stansky, Stanford University "This rare, this astonishing book—rich, authoritative, and moving as it is on its central subject—through Peter Carroll's way of chronicling becomes something even greater: an urgently contemporary touchstone that helps us discern in our time similar contending forces in moral, not political terms—good against evil, might against right, means against ends. In a vivid, pulsing narrative, Carroll encompasses the historical context, the drama of men in battle, and most of all the haunting human beings themselves. But what can be found nowhere else is his account of the succeeding fifty years of those who survived, as they stubbornly clung to their beliefs in the necessity of action and the possibility of transformative social change." —Tillie Olsen "Compelling . . . swift-moving collective biography of the Lincoln Brigade. . . . A richly detailed story of men and women who threw themselves into the great events of their times, holding nothing back."—New York Times Book Review "Tapping new sources for the first time, this must surely be considered the definitive work on Americans who fought and died for the Spanish Republic."—Kirkus Reviews 
Price: 22.75 USD
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14 CATTELL, DAVID T. Communism And The Spanish Civil War.
Johnson Reprint Corp., New York: 1966. First reprint edition.This is Volume IV (1955) in the University of California Publications in International Relations Series. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Library discard. Good condition. 
Examines whether Soviet aid and advice were not only the cause of the Loyalists' defeat but whether the Soviet Union was an enemy to be feared as much as Franco, or whether it was only because of the Soviet Union that the Loyalists were able to hold as long as they did. Includes an Index. 
Price: 190.00 USD
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15 COOK, ALEXANDRA PARMA & COOK, NOBLE DAVID. The Plague Files: Crisis Management In Sixteenth-century Seville.
Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge and London: 2009. Hardcover / 9780807134047 / h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
In the first half of the 1580s, Seville, Spain, confronted a series of potentially devastating crises. In three years, the city faced a brush with deadly contagion, including the plague; the billeting of troops in preparation for Philip II's invasion of Portugal; crop failure and famine following drought and locust infestation; an aborted uprising of the Moriscos (Christian converts from Islam); bankruptcy of the municipal government; the threat of pollution and contaminated water; and the disruption of commerce with the Indies. While each of these problems would be formidable on its own, when taken together, the crises threatened Seville's social and economic order. In The Plague Files, Alexandra Parma Cook and Noble David Cook reconstruct daily life during this period in sixteenth-century Seville, exposing the difficult lives of ordinary men, women, and children and shedding light on the challenges municipal officials faced as they attempted to find solutions to the public health emergencies that threatened the city's residents. Filling several gaps in the historiography of early modern Spain, this volume offers a history of not only Seville's city government but also the medical profession in Andalusia, from practitioner nurses and barber surgeons (who were often the first to encounter symptoms of plague) to well-trained university physicians. All levels of society enter the picture--from slaves to the local aristocracy. Drawing on detailed records of city council deliberations, private and public correspondence, reports from physicians and apothecaries, and other primary sources, Cook and Cook recount Seville's story in the words of the people who lived it--the city's governor, the female innkeepers charged with reporting who recently died in their establishments, the physicians who describe the plague victims' symptoms. As Cook and Cook's detailed history makes clear, in spite of numerous emergencies, Seville's bureaucracy functioned with relative normality, providing basic services necessary for the survival of its citizens. Their account of the travails of 1580s Seville provides an indispensable resource for those studying early modern Spain. 
Price: 41.80 USD
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16 COOK, ALEXANDRA PARMA & COOK, NOBLE DAVID. The Plague Files: Crisis Management In Sixteenth-century Seville.
Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge and London: 2012. Hardcover / 9780807134047 / s Softcover. Brand new book. 
In the first half of the 1580s, Seville, Spain, confronted a series of potentially devastating crises. In three years, the city faced a brush with deadly contagion, including the plague; the billeting of troops in preparation for Philip II's invasion of Portugal; crop failure and famine following drought and locust infestation; an aborted uprising of the Moriscos (Christian converts from Islam); bankruptcy of the municipal government; the threat of pollution and contaminated water; and the disruption of commerce with the Indies. While each of these problems would be formidable on its own, when taken together, the crises threatened Seville's social and economic order. In The Plague Files, Alexandra Parma Cook and Noble David Cook reconstruct daily life during this period in sixteenth-century Seville, exposing the difficult lives of ordinary men, women, and children and shedding light on the challenges municipal officials faced as they attempted to find solutions to the public health emergencies that threatened the city's residents. Filling several gaps in the historiography of early modern Spain, this volume offers a history of not only Seville's city government but also the medical profession in Andalusia, from practitioner nurses and barber surgeons (who were often the first to encounter symptoms of plague) to well-trained university physicians. All levels of society enter the picture--from slaves to the local aristocracy. Drawing on detailed records of city council deliberations, private and public correspondence, reports from physicians and apothecaries, and other primary sources, Cook and Cook recount Seville's story in the words of the people who lived it--the city's governor, the female innkeepers charged with reporting who recently died in their establishments, the physicians who describe the plague victims' symptoms. As Cook and Cook's detailed history makes clear, in spite of numerous emergencies, Seville's bureaucracy functioned with relative normality, providing basic services necessary for the survival of its citizens. Their account of the travails of 1580s Seville provides an indispensable resource for those studying early modern Spain. 
Price: 20.43 USD
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17 CUNNINGHAM, VALENTINE. Spanish Front: Writers On The Civil War.
Oxford University Press, Oxford: 1986. 0192122584 / 9780192122582 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 32.78 USD
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18 CUYAS, EMMANUEL (TEXT); MANENT, RAMON & ROS, PEP (FOTOGRAFIES) Mataro Una Ciutat.
Lunwerg Editores, Barcelona: 1989. 8485983769 / 9788485983766 First edition (unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket, Very good condition. 
Discover Mataro, the capital of the narrow regin of El Maresme, situated 29 kilometers to the northeast of Barcelona. Here is a hghly illustration introduction to this Spanish city with a text in English, Portuguese, Spanish and French, 
Price: 68.88 USD
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19 DE LA SOUCHERE, ELENA. An Explanation Of Spain.
Vintage Books, New York: 1964. s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 14.25 USD
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20 DE MADARIAGA, SALVADOR. Spain: A Modern History.
Frederick A. Praeger, Publishers, New York: 1958. Reprint Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Reading copy. 
A narrative of the events leading to the Spanish Civil War as well as of the war itself. According to de Madariaga, "The history of the Spanish Civil War is clear but by no means simple." Includes an Index. 
Price: 20.62 USD
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