Quaker Relief Work in the Spanish Civil War (Quaker Studies S. v. 1)

Quaker Relief Work in the Spanish Civil War (Quaker Studies S. v. 1)

By: Farah Mendlesohn (author)Hardback

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Quakers in the 20th century redefined their pacifist witness to include relief for the victims of war. Drawing upon research in archives plus interviews with surviving participants, Farah Mendlesohn provides an account of British and American friends' relief to both sides in the Spanish Civil war.

Contents

Quaker attitudes to peace, 1660-1940; the Friends service committee in Barcelona; the American Friends service committee in Republican Spain; the American Friends service committee in Nationalist Spain; the last year of the war; the end of the war; refugees and resettlement; Howard Kershner and the difficult adjustment; colonies, account books and comrades; appendices.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780773472761
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 49
  • ID: 9780773472761
  • ISBN10: 0773472762

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