The history of the Spanish Civil War (1936–1938)

Hartford Web Publishing is not the author of the documents in World History Archives and does not presume to validate their accuracy or authenticity nor to release their copyright.

Civil War
Green Peace News, 1 May 1996. The first major crisis of international pacifism was the Spanish Civil War. A social revolutionary process which gave us concepts such as self-managed collectives and affinity groups was drowned in a bloody repression that continued until 1975.
Spain 1936–1996: confronting history
By Sonja Klein, Green Left Weekly, 22 January 1997. A recent article in the Swiss left weekly Die Wochenzeitung stirs up some haunting truths: the Spanish Civil War, which began 60 years ago, has never really come to an end.
Exhumation may let a poet's bones speak
By Giles Tremlett, The Guardian, Saturday 6 September 2003. Is a pit near Granada the resting place of the writer Federico Garcia Lorca and other Franco victims? Tests should soon give an answer.