Short essay on spain planning for a military rising continued. Benito Mussolini, Adolf Hitler, and Antonio Salazar. Britain, France, and the United States.
1931-32 and when Italy invaded Ethiopia in 1935. Large corporations in America also worked on Franco’s behalf. Germany’s aid in the early days of the war, the rebellion might well have collapsed. Hitler and Mussolini simply ignored the Non-Intervention agreement. For the Americans this was not an abstract matter.
Success or failure sometimes depended on accident or clever strategy. Spain under no real military control. It would be the first major air-lift of troops in military history. In any case, the battles resulted in a stalemate.
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Nationalists, began to organize to attack Madrid from the southwest. Meanwhile, in the major cities a period of chaos was coming to an end. The government fled to Valencia, leaving the city’s defense to General Miaja. Then several remarkable events occurred.
Here in Madrid is the universal frontier that separates liberty and slavery. Christ against the tyranny of the Church . Barcelona and was killed in August. Barcelona and then in Madrid. American volunteers were in the skies over Madrid as well. Spain from elsewhere in Europe. Barcelona area in the opening two months of the war.
Not many lived to see the war’s end. Sierra Pandols west of the Ebro river. Sorry, we’ve retreated before fascism too many times. Shortly thereafter their positions were overrun. Stalin’s motivations, no doubt, were pragmatic.
But it was too soon. West tried every imaginable means of appeasing Hitler. Americans for service in Spain. Battalion members were already taking public stands. Two years later these men would all be in Spain.
International Brigades were entirely integrated. Perhaps a third were Jews. 1937, the flamboyant early days of the militias were over. Mixed Brigades more firmly under government control. Guernica, a place of no military importance, and reduced it to rubble. Europe and England would themselves learn in time.
Madrid in the summer of 1937. POUM, a group they reviled beyond reason. By mid-June the POUM had been declared illegal. Left damaged the spirit of resistance in Catalonia. Barcelona, their letters show consistent antagonism toward the POUM. January and February of 1938.