Homage to Caledonia
Scotland and the Spanish Civil WareBook - 2009
The Spanish civil war was a call to arms for 2,300 British volunteers, of which over 500 were from Scotland. The first book of its kind, 'Homage to Caledonia' examines Scotland's role in the conflict, detailing exactly why Scottish involvement was so profound. The book moves chronologically through events and places, firstly surveying the landscape in contemporary Scotland before describing volunteers' journeys to Spain, and then tracing their every involvement from arrival to homecoming (or not). There is also an account of the non-combative role, from fundraising for Spain and medical aid, t.
Publisher: New York : Luath Press Ltd, 2009
Branch Call Number: 946.0813 Gr
Description: 1 online resource (375 pages)