Spanish Civil War – Five Things You (Almost Certainly) Didn’t Know

Brief background to the Spanish Civil War Spain had voted to become a Republic in 1931 and its royal family went into exile. But, outside its major cities, life in rural Spain was still feudal, entirely controlled by the army, the catholic church and a handful of phenomenally wealthy landlords. Then, in February 1936, a … Continue reading Spanish Civil War – Five Things You (Almost Certainly) Didn’t Know