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Spain & Portugal

  • Emigrant Dreams, Immigrant Bordersby Raquel Vega-Durán

    Bucknell University Press 2016; US$ 94.99

    This interdisciplinary book offers a fresh way to understand present-day Spain in relation to its African and Latin American migrants. It combines readings of a large range of cultural works with a clear understanding of political, historical, and social context, in order to rethink migrant identities, their complex cultural representations, and... more...

  • Music and Exile in Francoist Spainby Eva Moreda Rodriguez

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    The Spanish Republican exile of 1939 impacted music as much as it did literature and academia, with well-known figures such as Adolfo Salazar and Roberto Gerhard forced to leave Spain. Exile is typically regarded as a discontinuity - an irreparable dissociation between the home country and the host country. Spanish exiled composers, however, were... more...

  • Las dos Españasby Nicholas Managanas

    Sussex Academic Press 2016; US$ 29.99

    The idea of a divided Spain, where one half is antagonistic to the other half, dates back at least to the 19th-century. The narrative of las dos Españas is evident across many political and historical debates operating in the Spanish state, and contemporarily it shadows and informs national issues from Catalan independence to the teaching of history... more...

  • Tartessos and the Phoenicians in Iberiaby Sebastián Celestino; Carolina López-Ruiz

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 134.99 US$ 116.09

    This book is about the earliest historical civilization in the western Mediterranean, known as "Tartessos." Tartessos was a literate, sophisticated, urban culture in southwestern Iberia. This book presents the most comprehensive, coherent and theoretically up-to-date overview of the discovery, sources, and debates surrounding this puzzling culture more...

  • The Mark of Rebelsby Barry M. Robinson

    University of Alabama Press 2016; US$ 49.95

    In The Mark of Rebels Barry Robinson offers a new look at Mexican Independence from the perspective of an indigenous population caught in the heart of the struggle. During the conquest and settlement of Mexico?s Western Sierra Madre, Spain?s indigenous allies constructed an indio fronterizo identity for their ethnically diverse descendants. These... more...

  • From Heaven to Earthby Teofilo F. Ruiz

    Princeton University Press 2016; US$ 24.95 US$ 19.96

    Between the late twelfth century and the mid fourteenth, Castile saw a reordering of mental, spiritual, and physical space. Fresh ideas about sin and intercession coincided with new ways of representing the self and emerging perceptions of property as tangible. This radical shift in values or mentalités was most evident among certain social groups,... more...

  • The Spanish Empire: A Historical Encyclopedia [2 volumes]by H. Micheal Tarver; H. Micheal Tarver; Emily Slape; Emily Slape

    ABC-CLIO 2016; US$ 198.00

    The Spanish Empire: A Historical Encyclopedia provides students as well as anyone interested in Spain, Latin America, or empires in general the necessary materials to explore and better understand the centuries-long empire of the Iberian kingdom. The work is organized around eight themes to allow the reader the ability to explore each theme through... more...

  • Memories of the Spanish Civil Warby Ruth Sanz Sabido

    Rowman & Littlefield International 2016; US$ 38.99

    A critical analysis of social memories of the Spanish Civil War, with specific reference to the rural context of the conflict. Based on a mixture of archival research and interviews with the inhabitants of one village in Huelva the book focuses on the forgotten history of the conflict. more...

  • Legacies of Violence in Contemporary Spainby Ofelia Ferrán; Lisa Hilbink

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    This book provides a comprehensive, interdisciplinary study of the multiple legacies of Francoist violence in contemporary Spain, with a special focus on the exhumations of mass graves from the Civil War and post-war era. The various contributions frame their study within a broader reflection on the nature, function and legacies of state-sanctioned... more...

  • Military Entrepreneurs and the Spanish Contractor State in the Eighteenth Centuryby Rafael Torres Sánchez

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 99.99 US$ 85.99

    Offers a new interpretation of the military entrepreneurs' role in state construction in early-modern Spain, demonstrating how their success or failure could determine whether or not warfare became a driving force of the economy and wealth, or an endless source of problems. more...