Crusade of the Left the Lincoln Battalion in the Spanish Civil War by Robert A. Rosenstone

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  • Spain. -- Ejército Popular de la República. -- Abraham Lincoln Battalion,
  • Americans -- Spain -- History -- 20th century,
  • Anti-fascist movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • Anti-fascist movements -- Spain -- History -- 20th century,
  • Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939 -- Participation, American,
  • Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939 -- Regimental histories

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StatementRobert A. Rosenstone.
LC ClassificationsDP269.47.A46 R67 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23186993M
ISBN 109781412809979
LC Control Number2009011449

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