THE SPANISH CIVIL WAR, 1936-1939

June 1997


Compiled by Bibliography Branch
Air University Library
Maxwell AFB, AL

CONTENTS


BOOKS


African Americans in the Spanish Civil War: "This Ain't Ethiopia, but It'll Do", edited by Danny Duncan Collum. New York, G. K. Hall, 1992. 234 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 A258

Alexander, Bill. British Volunteers for Liberty: Spain, 1936-1939. London, Lawrence and Wishart, 1982. 288 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 A374b

Battles: A Concise Dictionary, edited by Ian V. Hogg. New York, Harcourt Brace, 1996. 210 p.
Ebro, p 53.
Madrid, p101
Book call no.: R 904.7 H716b

Beevor, Antony. The Spanish Civil War. New York, Peter Bedrick Books, 1983. 320 p.
Offers chapters on the battles of Madrid, Guadalajara, Ebro, and Catalonia, the war in the north, the propaganda war, Brunete offensive, war in Aragon, winter fighting of Teruel, Soviet advisors, etc.
Book call no.: 946.081 B415s

Bolin, Luis A. Spain: The Vital Years. Philadelphia, Lippincott, 1967. 396 p.
Part V - the death of Sanjurjo, operations in southern Spain, the relief of the Alcazar, and the opposing forces.
Part VI - Malaga, Guadalajara, operations in the north, and Brunete-Santander -Belchite.
Part VII contains sections on Teruel, the battle of the Ebro, Barcelona, and Madrid.
Book call no.: 946.081 B689s

Bolloten, Burnett. The Spanish Civil War: Revolution and Counterrevolution. Chapel Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press, 1991. 1074 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 B692s

Borkenau, Franz. The Spanish Cockpit: An Eye-Witness Account of the Political and Social Conflicts of the Spanish Civil War. London, Faber and Faber Limited, 1937. 303 p.
Book call no.: 946.08 B65s

Bowers, Claude G. My Mission to Spain: Watching the Rehearsal for World War II. New York, Simon & Schuster, 1954. 437 p.
Former U.S. Ambassador to Spain provides background on the events leading up to and during the Spanish Civil War. Offers chapters on the battle of Irun, the epic and terror of Madrid, the pranks of nonintervention, the matyrdom of the Basques, the Axis massacre in Barcelona, etc.
Book call no.: 946.081 B786m

Bradley, Ken. The International Brigades in Spain, 1936-39. London, Osprey, 1994. 64 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 B811i

Brecher, Michael and others. Crises in the Twentieth Century. New York, Pergamon Press, 1988. 346 p.
Volume I: Spanish Civil War, pp 157-158 (includes concise information on the international responses).
Book call no.: R 909.82 B829c v.1

Brenan, Gerald. The Spanish Labyrinth, an Account of the Social and Political Background of the Civil War. 2nd ed. Cambridge, England, University Press, 1950. 384 p.
Book call no.: 946.08 B837s 1950

Brome, Vincent. The International Brigades: Spain, 1936-1939. London, Heinemann, 1965. 317 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 B868i

Broue, Pierre and Temime, Emile. The Revolution and the Civil War in Spain, translated by Tony White. London, Faber and Faber Limited, 1972. 1 vol.
Book call no.: 946.081 B875r

Buckley, Henry W. Life and Death of the Spanish Republic. London, H. Hamilton, 1940. 431 p.
Book call no.: 946.08 B924L

Carr, Edward Hallett. The Comintern and the Spanish Civil War. New York, Pantheon Books, 1984. 111 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 C311c

Carr, Raymond. Spain 1808-1975. 2nd ed. Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1982. 856 p.
The Civil War, pp 652-694.
Book call no.: 946 C312s 1982

Carroll, Peter N. The Odyssey of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade: Americans in the Spanish Civil War. Stanford, CA, Stanford University Press, 1994. 440 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 C319o

Cattell, David Tredwell. Communism and the Spanish Civil War. Berkeley, CA, University of California Press, 1955. 290 p.
Book call no.: 327 C153u v.4

Cattell, David Tredwell. Soviet Diplomacy and the Spanish Civil War. Berkeley, CA, University of California Press, 1957. 204 p.
Book call no.: 327 C153u v.5

Cleugh, James. Spanish Fury: The Story of a Civil War. London, Harrap, 1962. 286 p.
Nationalists and Internationalists, pp 70-98.
The Teruel Campaign, pp 178-192.
Aragon to Catalonia, pp 193-211.
Siege of the Ebro, pp 212-227.
Book call no.: 946.08 C634s

Clodfelter, Micheal. Warfare and Armed Conflicts. Jefferson, NC, McFarland, 1992. 2 vols.
Volume II--Spanish Civil War: 1936-1939, pp 593-610.
Book call no.: R 904.7 C643w

Cox, Geoffrey. Defence of Madrid. London, V. Gollancz Limited, 1937. 221 p.
Book call no.: 946.08 C877d

Eby, Cecil D. Between the Bullet and the Lie: American Volunteers in the Spanish Civil War. New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1969. 342 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 E16b

Esch, Patricia A. M. van der. Prelude to War: The International Repercussions of the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939. The Hague, Nijhoff, 1951. 190 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 E74p

Fraser, Ronald. Blood of Spain: An Oral History of the Spanish Civil War. New York, Pantheon Books, 1979. 628 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 F842b

Gannes, Harry and Repard, Theodore. Spain in Revolt: A History of the Civil War in Spain in 1936 and a Study of Its Social, Political, and Economic Causes.. London, Victor Gollancz, 1936. 287 p.
Written the first year of the war
Book call no.: 946.08 G198s

Geiser, Carl. Prisoners of the Good Fight: The Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939. 2nd ed. Westport, CT, Lawrence Hill and Co., 1986. 297 p.
Discusses American prisoners of war in the Spanish Civil War.
Book call no.: 946.081 G313p

Gerassi, John. The Premature Antifascists: North American Volunteers in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939: An Oral History. New York, Praeger, 1986. 275 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 G358p

Goss, Hilton Proctor. Civilian Morale under Aerial Bombardment, 1914-1939. Maxwell AFB, AL, Documentary Research Divison, Air University Libraries, Air University, 1948. 2 vols.
Part 2: The Spanish Civil War: The First Phase, 1936-37, pp 143-203.
Part 2: The Spanish Civil War: The Final Phase, 1937-39, pp 204-240.
Part 2: The Spanish Civil War: General Observations, pp 241-264.
Book call no.: 358.4 U58ci

Great Air Battles, edited by Gene Gurney. New York, F. Watts, 1963. 291 p.
My Air Duel with Bruno Mussolini, by Capt Derek D. Dickinson, pp 47-50.
Book call no.: 358.409 G981g

Guttmann, Allen. American Neutrality and the Spanish Civil War. Boston, Heath, 1963. 115 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 G985a

Guttmann, Allen. The Wound in the Heart: America and the Spanish Civil War. New York, Free Press of Glencoe, 1962. 292 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 G985w

Hills, George. Spain. New York, Praeger, 1970. 480 p.
The Collapse of the Republic and the 'Two Spains' at War 1936-9, pp 203-228.
Book call no.: 946 H655s

Howson, Gerald. Aircraft of the Spanish Civil War, 1936-39. Washington, Smithsonian Institution Press, 1990. 310 p.
Book call no.: 623.7460946 H866a

Jackson, Gabriel. The Spanish Republic and the Civil War, 1931-1939. Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press, 1965. 578 p.
Provides sections on the Popular Front election, international intervention, military developments in 1936, the assault on Madrid, Guadalajara and the unification of Nationalist Spain, the war in the north, Ebro and the Fall of Catalonia, etc.
Book call no.: 946.081 J12s

Jackson, Robert. Fighter, the Story of Air Combat, 1936-45. New York, St. Martin's Press, 1979. 168 p.
Combat over Spain, pp 7-26.
Book call no.: 358.4 J13f

Johnston, Verle B. Legions of Babel: The International Brigades in the Spanish Civil War. University Park, PA, Pennsylvania State University Press, 1967. 228 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 J73L

Kurzman, Dan. Miracle of November: Madrid's Epic Stand, 1936. New York, Putnam, 1980. 352 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 K96m

Landis, Arthur H. The Abraham Lincoln Brigade. New York, Citadel Press, 1967. 677 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 L257a

Landis, Arthur H. Death in the Olive Groves: American Volunteers in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939. New York, Paragon House, 1989. 254 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 L257d

Little, Douglas. Malevolent Neutrality: The United States, Great Britain, and the Origins of the Spanish Civil War. Ithaca, NY, Cornell University Press, 1985. 290 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 L778m

MacDonald, John. Great Battlefields of the World. New York, Macmillan Publlishing, 1984. 200 p.
The Ebro/24 July-18 November, 1938, pp 158-161.
Book call no.: R 904.7 M135g

Matthews, Herbert Lionel. Half of Spain Died: A Reappraisal of the Spanish Civil War. New York, Scribner, 1973. 276 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 M439h

McNeill-Moss, Geoffrey. The Siege of Alcazar, a History of the Siege of the Toledo Alcazar, 1936. New York, A. A. Knopf, 1937. 1 vol.
Book call no.: 946.08 M23s

Merriman, Marion and Lerude, Warren. American Commander in Spain: Robert Hale Merriman and the Abraham Lincoln Brigade. Reno, NV, University of Nevada Press, 1986. 255 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 M571a

Mitchell, David J. The Spanish Civil War. New York, F. Watts, 1982. 208 p.
Revolution, Counter-Revolution, and Terror, pp 33-61.
The International Civil War, pp 63-93.
Book call no.: 946.081 M681s

Morrow, Felix. Revolution & Counter-Revolution in Spain. New York, Pioneer, 1938. 202 p.
Book call no.: 946.08 M883r

Padelford, Norman Judson. International Law and Diplomacy in the Spanish Civil Strife. New York, Macmillan, 1939. 710 p.
Book call no.: 341.3 P123i

Payne, Robert. The Civil War in Spain, 1936-1939. New York, Putnam, 1962. 342 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 P3461c

Payne, Stanley G. Falange: A History of Spanish Fascism. Stanford, CA, Stanford University Press, 1961. 316 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 P346f

Preston, Paul. The Coming of the Spanish Civil War: Reform, Reaction, and Revolution in the Second Republic. 2nd ed. New York, Routledge, 1994. 355 p.
Book call no.: 946.08 P939c

Preston, Paul. The Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939. New York, Grove Press, 1986. 184 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 P939s

Proctor, Raymond L. Hitler's Luftwaffe in the Spanish Civil War. Westport, CT, Greenwood Press, 1983. 289 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 P964h

Puzzo, Dante Anthony. Spain and the Great Powers, 1936-1941. New York, Columbia University Press, 1962. 296 p.
Provides chapters on the origins of the non-intervention, the non-intervention agreement, the U.S. and the Spanish Civil War, etc.
Book call no.: 946.081 P994s

Rechtschaffen, Oscar H. Germany and the Spanish Civil War. Washington, George Washington University, Feb 1959. 181 p. (School of Government. Master of Arts thesis)
Faded copy.
Book call no.: 946.081 R297g

Richardson, R. Dan. Comintern Army: The International Brigades and the Spanish Civil War. Lexington, KY, University Press of Kentucky, 1982. 240 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 R524c

Ries, Karl and Ring, Hans. The Legion Condor: A History of the Luftwaffe in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939. West Chester, PA, Schiffer Military History, 1992. 287 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 R559L

Sanchez, Jose M. Reform and Reaction: The Politico-Religious Background of the Spanish Civil War. Chapel Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press, 1964. 241 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 S211r

Taylor, Foster Jay. The United States and the Spanish Civil War. New York, Bookman Associates, 1956. 288 p.
Book call no.: 327.73046 T241u

Thomas, Hugh. The Spanish Civil War. 3rd ed. New York, Harper & Row, 1986. 1115 p.
Origins of the War, pp 1-196.
Rising and Revolution, pp 197-464.
World War in Miniature, pp 465-674.
The War of Two Counter Revolutions, pp 675-916.
Appendix 3: International Brigades, pp 968-969.
Appendix 7: Estimate of Foreign Intervention in the Spanish Civil War, pp 974-985.
Book call no.: 946.081 T457s 1986

Traina, Richard P. American Diplomacy and the Spanish Civil War. Bloomington, IN, Indiana University Press, 1968. 301 p.
Book call no.: 327.73046 T768a

Watkins, K. W. Britain Divided: The Effect of the Spanish Civil War on British Political Opinion. London, T. Nelson, 1963. 270 p.
Book call no.: 942.084 W3351b

Watters, William E. An International Affair: Non-Intervention in the Spanish Civil War. New York, Exposition Press, 1971. 423 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 W346i

Whealey, Robert H. Hitler and Spain: The Nazi Role in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939. Lexington, KY, University Press of Kentucky, 1989. 269 p.
Book call no.: 946.081 W556h

Wyden, Peter. The Passionate War: The Narrative History of the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939. New York, Simon and Schuster, 1983. 574 p.
Offers information on the rebellion, escalation, the miracle of Madrid, the internationals, the view from Moscow, the retreats, etc.
Book call no.: 946.081 W978p

Young, Peter (Brig). A Dictionary of Battles 1816-1976. New York, Mayflower Books, 1977. 604 p.
Offers brief information on various battles during the Spanish Civil War. Each description includes the strength, the aim, battle and results. Barcelona II and Bilbao, p 555.
Ebro River, pp 556-557.
Gijon, p 557.
Guadalajara, pp 558-559.
Madrid, pp 559-561.
Malaga III, p 561.
Santander and Saragossa III, p 568.
Teruel and Toledo, p 569.
Toledo, pp 569-570.
Book call no.: R 904 Y75d v.4

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DOCUMENTS


Burrell, Raymond E. (Maj, USA). A Case Study in Limited War: German Intervention in the Spanish Civil War. Maxwell AFB, AL, May 1971. 1 vol. (Air University (U.S.) Air Command & Staff College. Research study)
Doc. call no.: M-U 35582-7 B969c

Christensen, Susan A. (Maj, USAF). Great Warriors Project: Generalissimo Francisco Franco. Maxwell AFB, AL, Apr 1984. 43 p. (Air University (U.S.) Air Command & Staff College. Research paper)
The Civil War, pp 11-18.
The Strategy, pp 18-23.
Battle of Madrid, pp 23-28.
Military Strategy, pp 28-30.
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 C5542g

Ditzler, Brent Alan (LT, USN). Naval Diplomacy Beneath the Waves: A Study of the Coercive Use of Submarines Short of War. Monterey, CA, Dec 1989. 110 p. (Naval Postgraduate School (U.S.) Thesis)
Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939, pp 45-47.
Doc. call no.: M-U 42525 D615n

United States Army Combined Arms Command. Soviet Army Studies Office. The Spanish Civil War and the Politics of Future War: The Red Army's Assessment of War Experience and the Fate of the Theory of Deep Operations, by Jacob W. Kipp. Fort Leavenworth, KS, 1990. 24 p.
Reviews the role played by the Soviets in the Spanish Civil War.
Doc. call no.: M-U 43829-81


PERIODICALS


Alpert, Michael. Uncivil War--the Military Struggle. History Today 39:13-19 Mar 1989.
Discusses the military action between Republican and Nationalist forces during the Spanish Civil War.

Bartels, Dennis A. and Proctor, Raymond L. A Query and a Reply: Regarding Losses of the Condor Legion, the Aviacion Legionaria, and the Spanish Nationalist Air Force During the Spanish Civil War. Aerospace Historian 28:116-117 Summer/Jun '81.

Bolin, Luis. Flight into History. Readers Digest 72:120-125 Jan '58.
The story of General Franco's secret flight to Spanish Morocco, July 1936.

Carroll, Peter N. Psychology & Ideology in the Spanish Civil War: The Case of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade Antioch Review 52:219-230 Spring '94.

Clarence-Smith, Gervase. The Impact of the Spanish Civil War and the Second World War on Portuguese and Spanish Africa. Journal of African History 26, no.4:309-326 '85.

Cortada, James W. Ships, Diplomacy, and the Spanish Civil War: Nyon Conference, September, 1937 Politico 37:673-689 Dec '72.
The 1937 conference at Nyon, Switzerland was held to stop Italian submarine sinking of neutral ships during the Spanish Civil War.

Corum, James S. The Luftwaffe and the Coalition Air War in Spain, 1936-1939. Journal of Strategic Studies 18:68-90 Mar '95.

Coverdale, John F. The Battle of Guadalajara, 8-22 March 1937. Journal of Contemporary History 9:53-76 Jan '74.

Documents on Germany and Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939 Released. Department of State Bulletin 23:635-636 Oct 16 '50.
Reveals the role played by Germany in the Spanish Civil War.

Frank, Willard C., Jr. Misperception and Incidents at Sea: The Deutschland and Leipzig Crises, 1937. Naval War College Review 43:31-46 Spring '90.

Frank, Willard C., Jr. Multinational Naval Cooperation in the Spanish Civil War, 1936 Naval War College Review 47:72-101 Spring '94.

Frank, Willard C., Jr. Naval Operations in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-39. Naval War College Review 37:24-55 Jan-Feb '84.

Frank, Willard C., Jr. Politico-Military Deception at Sea in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939. Intelligence and National Security 5:84-112 Jul '90.

Frank, Willard C., Jr. The Spanish Civil War and the Coming of the Second World War. International History Review 9:368-409 Aug '87.
Discusses aspects of the Spanish Civil War and the role it may have played in the outbreak of World War II.

Gaal, Julius R. Legionaire Ace Aero Album 5:2-6 Spring '72.
Account of the air war through experiences of Capt Enrico Degl' Incerti.

Gosztony, Peter I. The Spanish Civil War and Soviet Aid. Military Review 57:26-33 Jan '77.

Gould, Tony. When the Tippping Had to Stop.... Twentieth Century 175:25-27 Autumn '66.
Offers a reinterpretation of the origins of the war.

Graham, Helen. Spainish Civil War: The Road to a Popular Front. History Today 36:19-23 Jul '86.

Harvey, A. D. Spanish Civil War as Seen by British Officers. RUSI Journal 141:65-67 Aug '96.

Heywood, Paul. Why the Republic Lost. History Today 39:20-27 Mar '89.

Jablon, Howard. Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Spanish Civil War. Social Studies 56:59-69 Feb '65.

Jackson, M. W. The Army of Strangers: The International Brigades in the Spanish Civil War. Australian Journal of Politics and History 32, no.1:105-118 '86.

Johnston, G. R. (Maj). Spain and Armaments. Army Quarterly 38, no.2:306-321 Jul '39.
Discusses Spain's army organization and weapons before and during the civil war.

Krammer, Arnold. Soviet Participation in the International Brigade. Modern Age 16:356-367 Fall '72.

Large, David Clay. Guernica: Death in the Afternoon. MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History 1, no.4:8-17 Summer '89.
Discusses the destruction of the "holy city" of the Basques in April 1937.

Little, Douglas. Red Scare, 1936: Anti-Bolshevism and the Origins of British Non-Intervention in the Spanish Civil War. Journal of Contemporary History 23:291-311 Apr '88.

Mangini, Shirley. Memories of Resistance: Women Activists from the Spanish Civil War. Journal of Women in Culture & Society 17:171-186 Autumn '91.
Proquest CD-Rom No.GPO-91-60

Matthews, Herbert. Spain Fifteen Years after the Revolution. New York Times Magazine, pp 11+ May 30 '54.

McIntyre, Edison. The Abraham Lincoln Battalion: American Volunteers Defend the Spanish Republic. American History Illustrated 18:30-39 Mar '83.

McWilliams, Wilson C. and Hale, Dennis. Spain and Vietnam: Comparing Two Civil Wars. Commonweal 84:575-577 Sep 16 '66.

Memorandum on Spain: The Record (of Germany's intervention in Spanish Civil War). Nation 162:429-430 Apr 13 '46.

Mendizabal, Alfredo. Spain's Lost Chances: Attempts at Reconciliation During the Civil War. Commonweal 39:614-618 Apr 7 '44.

Mitchell, David. Brothers of the Ideal: Some Reflections on the Spanish Civil War. History Today 22:169-175 Mar '72.
Reflects on the intense passions on both sides during the Spanish Civil War.

Monteath, Peter. Guernica Reconsidered: Fifty Years of Evidence. War & Society 5:79-100 May '87.

Monteath, Peter. Hitler and the Spanish Civil War: A Case Study of Nazi Foreign Policy. Australian Journal of Politics and History 32, no.3:428-442 '86.

Moradiellos, Enrique. British Political Strategy in the Face of the Military Rising of 1936 in Spain. Contemporary European History 1:123-137 Jul '92.

Nash, Mary. Women in War: Milicianas and Armed Combat in Revolutionary Spain, 1936-1939. International History Review 15:269-282 May '93.

Orlov, Alexander. How Stalin Relieved Spain of $600,000,000. Readers Digest 89:37-38+ Nov '66.

Payne, Stanley G. Recent Historiography on the Spanish Republic and Civil War. Journal of Modern History 60:540-556 Sep '88.

Paz, Octavio. The Barricades and Beyond. New Republic 197:26-30 Nov 9 '87.

Pfaff, William. Reflections: Splendid Little Wars. New Yorker 61:50-57 Jan 13 '86.
Ten years after Franco's death, the effects of the Spanish Civil War upon Spanish society is assessed.

Preston, Paul. Spanish Civil War -- Barricades Against Fascism: The Popular Front in Europe. History Today 36:15-18 Jul '86.

Preston, Paul. Spanish Civil War -- From Coup d'Etat to Civil War. History Today 36:24-29 Jul '86.

Ramsey, Russell W. The Battle of Teruel. Southern Quarterly 3:334-354 Jul '65.
"An important victory for the rebel forces and it marked the military turning point of the war".

Retrospect of the Spanish Civil War. Army Quarterly 41, no.1:97-104 Oct '40.

Richardson, R. Dan. Development of Airpower Concepts and Air Combat Techniques in the Spanish Civil War. Air Power History 40:13-21 Spring '93.

Richardson, R. Dan. The First Military Airlift: Wings over the Straits of Gibraltar. Aerospace Historian 34, no.2:122-127 Summer/Jun '87.
Describes Franco's July 1936 airlift.

Seidman, Michael. Individualisms in Madrid During the Spanish Civil War. Journal of Modern History 68:63-83 Mar '96.

Some Aspects of the Civil War in Spain. Army Quarterly 35, no.2:234-247 Jan '38.
Outlines some of the military errors and achievements of the Spanish Civil War.

Stradling, Robert. Franco's Irish Volunteers. History Today 45:40-47 Mar '95.

Sullivan, Brian R. Fascist Italy's Military Involvement in the Spanish Civil War. Journal of Military History 59:697-727 Oct '95.

Thomas, Hugh. The International Brigades in Spain. History Today 11:316-324 May '61.

Twenty-Five Years Ago in Madrid. Newsweek 63:42-43 Apr 13 '64.

Vecino, Dario. Franco's Finest Ace. Royal Air Force Flying Review 12:16-19 May '57.

Warner, Geoffrey. France and Non-Intervention in Spain, July-August 1936. International Affairs 38:203-220 Apr '62.

Wound in the Heart. Commonweal 113:420-421 Aug 15 '86.
Editorial that discusses the role of the Roman Catholic clergy during the war.

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