Fearless Women in the Mexican Revolution and the Spanish Civil War

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In this first book-length study of the role women played in two of the most momentous revolutions of the twentieth century, Tabea Alexa Linhard provides a comparative analysis of works on the Mexican Revolution (circa 1910-1919) and the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939). Linhard was inspired by the story of the "Trece Rosas," about thirteen young women who, after the Spanish Civil War ended with the Nationalists' victory, were executed. One of the women, Julia Conesa, was particularly influential. In a letter she wrote to her ...

Fearless Women in the Mexican Revolution and the Spanish Civil War 2005, University of Missouri Press

ISBN-13: 9780826216113

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