By Michael Richards

ISBN-10: 0521728185

ISBN-13: 9780521728188

ISBN-10: 0521899346

ISBN-13: 9780521899345

The Spanish Civil warfare was once fought not just at the streets and battlefields from 1936 to 1939 but in addition via reminiscence and trauma within the many years that undefined. This interesting e-book reassesses the eras of warfare, dictatorship and transition to democracy in gentle of the reminiscence increase in Spain because the overdue Nineteen Nineties. It explores how the civil conflict and its repressive aftermath were remembered and represented from 1939 to the current during the interweaving of battle thoughts, political strength and altering social kinfolk. Acknowledgement and remembrance have been circumscribed throughout the war's instant aftermath and purely the victors have been loose to recollect jointly in the course of the lengthy Franco period. Michael Richards recasts social reminiscence as a profoundly historic made of migration, political occasions and evolving varieties of collective identification in the course of the Nineteen Fifties, the transition to democracy within the Nineteen Seventies, and within the bitterly contested politics of reminiscence because the 1990s.

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