From Mobilization to Civil War The Politics of Polarization in the Spanish City of Gijón, 19001937 by Pamela Beth Radcliff

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  • European history: from c 1900 -,
  • 20th century,
  • Spain And Portugal - History,
  • Political History,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Spain,
  • Europe - General,
  • Europe - Spain & Portugal,
  • Gijon (Spain) - Politics and government,
  • History / Europe / General,
  • History / Spain & Portugal

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages369
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Open LibraryOL7746449M
ISBN 100521562139
ISBN 109780521562133

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The Confederacy responded to the blockade by declaring that a state of war existed with the United States. This official pronouncement confirmed the beginning of the Civil War.

Men rushed to enlist, and the Confederacy turned away tens of thousands who hoped to defend the new nation. Many believed that a single, heroic battle would decide the. I think the US Civil War was the first “modern” war in the Western world, and I’ll give you a simple reason why: it was the first war involving mass mobilization of hostilities only personnel from a literate and democratic (at least for the cohort that faced mobilization, voluntary and conscripted) society, based on a small regular and.

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