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Un Marino, Un Heroe
"Un Marino, Un Heroe" -- a poster from the Spanish Civil War, 1938.

The Abraham Lincoln Brigade: American Volunteers in the Spanish Civil War

Selected Bibliography

Note to Researchers: All of the items listed below, unless another location is indicated, are available as part of the Tamiment Library's printed collections. Follow the links to records in BobCat, NYU's main on-line catalog.


Bermack, Richard, The Front Lines of Social Change: Veterans of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade. Berkeley, CA: Heyday Books, 2005.

Bessie, Alvah. Alvah Bessie's Spanish Civil War Notebooks, ed. Dan Bessie. Lexington: University of Kentucky Press, 2001.

Bessie, Alvah. Men in Battle: A Story of Americans in Spain. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1939.

Bessie. Alvah. Spain Again. San Francisco, CA: Chandler and Sharp, 1925.

Bessie, Alvah and Albert Prago, eds. Our Fight: Writings by Veterans of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade, Spain 1936-1939. New York: Monthly Review Press, 1987.

Brandt, Joe, ed. Black Americans in the Spanish People's War against Fascism, 1936-1939. New York, Joe Brandt, [1979?].

Cane, Lawrence. Fighting Fascism in Europe: The World War Two Letters of an American Veteran of the Spanish Civil War. Edited by David Cane, Judith Barrett Litoff, and David C. Smith. New York: Fordham University Press, 2003.

Carroll, Peter and James D. Fernandez, eds. Facing Fascism: New York and the Spanish Civil War. New York: Museum of the City of New York and New York University Press, 2007

Carroll, Peter N., Michael Nash and Melvin Small, eds. The Good Fight Continues: World War II Letters from the Abraham Lincoln Brigade. New York: New York University Press, 2006.

Carroll, Peter N. The Odyssey of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade: Americans in the Spanish Civil War. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1994.

Carter, Allene G., and Robert L. Allen. Honoring Sergeant Carter: Redeeming a Black World War II Hero's Legacy. New York: Amistad, 2003.

Collum, Danny Duncan, ed., with Victor Berch. African Americans in the Spanish Civil War: This Ain't Ethiopia, but It'll Do. New York: G. K. Hall and Co., 1992.

Eby, Cecil. Between the Bullet and the Lie: American Volunteers in the Spanish Civil War. New York: Holt, Reinhart and Winston, 1969.

Facing Fascism: New York and the Spanish Civil War (exhibit catalogue). New York: New York University Press/Museum of the City of New York, 2007.

Fisher, Harry. Comrades: Tales of a Brigadista in the Spanish Civil War. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1998

Felsen, Milt. The Anti-Warrior: A Memoir. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 1989. Gates, John. The Story of an American Communist. New York: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1958.

Geiser, Carl. Prisoners of the Good Fight. Westport, CT: Lawrence Hill and Company, 1986.

Gerassi, John. The Premature Antifascists: North American Volunteers in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939: An Oral History. New York: Praeger Publishers, 1986.

Glazer, Peter. Radical Nostalgia: Spanish Civil War Commemoration in America. Rochester, NY: University of Rochester Press, 2005.

Guttmann, Allan. The Wound in the Heart: America and the Spanish Civil War. New York: Free Press of Glencoe, 1962.

Katz, William Loren and Marc Crawford, eds. The Lincoln Brigade: A Picture History. New York: Atheneum, 1989.

Landis, Arthur, H. The Abraham Lincoln Brigade. New York: Citadel Press, 1967.

Lawson, Don. The Abraham Lincoln Brigade: Americans Fighting Fascism in the Spanish Civil War. New York: Thomas Crowell, 1986.

Leeds, Joseph. Let My People Know: The Story of Wilfred Mendelson (Mendy). Written and published by his friends, 1942.

Merriman, Marion and Warren Lerude. American Commander in Spain: Robert Hale Merriman and the Abraham Lincoln Brigade. Reno: University of Nevada Press, 1986.

Nelson, Cary. The Aura of the Cause: A Photo Album for North American Volunteers in the Spanish Civil War. Waltham, MA: Abraham Lincoln Brigade Archives, 1997.

Nelson, Cary and Jefferson Hendricks, eds. Madrid 1937: Letters of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade from the Spanish Civil War. New York: Routledge, 1996.

Nelson, Steve. The Volunteers. New York: Masses and Mainstream, 1953.

Neugass, James. War Is Beautiful: An American Ambulance Driver in the Spanish Civil War. Edited by Peter Carroll and Peter Glazer. New York: New Press, 2008.

Patai, Frances. "Heroines of the Good Fight: Testimonies of U.S. Nurses in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939," Nursing History Review, Vol. 3 (1995), pp.79-104. (Copy in ALBA Vertical File: "Nurses")

Rockman, Alan Stuart. "Jewish Participation in the International Brigades in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939." MA Thesis, California State University, Fullerton, 1981.

Rolfe, Edwin. The Lincoln Battalion. New York: Veterans of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade, 1974.

Romerstein, Herbert. Heroic Victims: Stalin's Foreign Legion in the Spanish Civil War. Washington, DC: Council for the Defense of Freedom, 1994.

Rosenstone, Robert. Crusade of the Left: The Lincoln Battalion in the Spanish Civil War. New York: Pegasus, 1969.

Rubin, Hank. Spain's Cause Was Mine: A Memoir of an American Medic in Spain. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1997.

Science and Society. Special issue on the Spanish Civil War. Vol. 68, no. 3 (Fall 2004).

Shumacker, Harris B. Leo Eloesser, M.D.: Eulogy for a Free Spirit. New York: Philosophical Library, 1982.

Solovy, Jonathan Stuart. "Jewish American Volunteers and the Spanish Civil War: A Study of Tripartite Identity." MA Thesis, University of Michigan, 1981.

Stewart, Cameron. "Summoned to the Eternal Field: An Inquiry into the Development and the Composition of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939." PhD Thesis, Claremont Graduate School and University Center, 1971.

Taylor, F. Jay. The United States and the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939. New York: Bookman Associates, 1956.

Tisa, John. Recalling the Good Fight: An Autobiography of the Spanish Civil War. South Hadley, MA: Bergin and Garvey Publishers, 1985.

Wilson, John P., Jr., "The Veterans of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade: A Political Biography." Senior Thesis, Princeton University, 1981.

Yates, James. Mississippi to Madrid: Memoir of a Black American in the Abraham Lincoln Brigade. Seattle, WA: Open Hand Publishing, 1989.

William Sennett: Communist Functionary and Corporate Executive, an oral history interview conducted by Marshall Windmiller. Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Oral History Office, Bancroft Library, University of California, 1984.

 

Updated 11/16/2010

   
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