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Contents include: Valencia in July 1936, the creation, structure and engagements of the Iron Column, confronting the push for militarisation and the fate of the Iron Column. Appendices cover: Línea de Fuego, identified members of the Iron Column, The Plenum of Confederal and Anarchist Columns and more information on Gino Bibbi and José Pellicer.
Abel Paz, The Iron Column: Militant Anarchism in the Spanish Civil War 200+ pages.
Translated by Paul Sharkey. First published (in Catalan) as Crónica de la Columna de Ferro Barcelona:
Editorial Hacer, 1984.
ISBN-10: 1873605048 Anarchist library series; 10
An ‘Uncontrollable’ from the Iron Column
A Day Mournful and Overcast
A clear view of what the Spanish Revolution of 1936 was all about from a member of one of the most militant anarchist militia columns. (Originally published March 1937. There is a completely new translation of it in Abel Paz’s The Iron Column (see above)
1-873605-33-1 £2 (post free) / $3