Anarchists, Franco and modern Spain

By |2019-01-25T05:47:02+00:00August 5th, 2017|History, Modern Europe|

Anarchist militia (Barcelona, 1936) Spain after World War I Just as with the Napoleonic Wars, World War I left Spain with the difficult problem of having close relationships with countries on both sides of the war: King Alfonso III was descended from French kings, but Spain had a long tradition of being allied with Austria/Germany too. [...]