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Ready for Revolution: The CNT Defense Committees in Barcelona, 1933-1938, Guillamón, Agustín
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Author Name:    Guillamón, Agustín

Title:   Ready for Revolution: The CNT Defense Committees in Barcelona, 1933-1938

Binding:   PAPERBACK

Book Condition:   New

Publisher:    AK Press 

ISBN Number:   1849351422 / 9781849351423

Seller ID:   ING9781849351423

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Seeing the writing on the wall, one of Spain's largest unions began secretly arming workers throughout the country. The anarcho-syndicalist union evolved from overseeing workers' defense to organizing armed resistance to the Fascist coup. From there, it administered entire militias and finally coordinated industrial self-management and food distribution, leading a revolution within the Spanish Civil War. A fascinating new history and a lively narrative of ordinary men and women making history.

Agustin Guillamon is an independent historian and the author of "The Friends of Durruti Group, 1937-39" and "The Committees Revolution."



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