Letters from Barcelona

An American Woman in Revolution and Civil War

  • Gerd-Rainer Horn

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Gerd-Rainer Horn
    Pages 1-18
  3. Gerd-Rainer Horn
    Pages 19-30
  4. Gerd-Rainer Horn
    Pages 67-112
  5. Gerd-Rainer Horn
    Pages 113-146
  6. Gerd-Rainer Horn
    Pages 147-175
  7. Gerd-Rainer Horn
    Pages 176-182
  8. Gerd-Rainer Horn
    Pages 183-201
  9. Gerd-Rainer Horn
    Pages 202-207
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 208-209

About this book


Through the eyes of a young American female radical socialist, living and working in Barcelona during the Catalan Revolution and the Spanish Civil War, the dreams, the nightmares and the realities of European politics in the age of dictatorship are fully brought to life. An autobiographical commentary written on the eve of World War Two.


civil war dictatorship Europe history politics revolution socialism

Editors and affiliations

  • Gerd-Rainer Horn
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of HistoryUniversity of WarwickUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2009
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-35812-0
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-23449-9
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