War: Spanish Civil

Ferrándiz, F. 2018

‘Death on the move: pantheons and reburials in Spanish Civil War exhumations’, in A. Robben (ed.) A Companion to the Anthropology of Death, John Wiley & Sons, 189-204.

Ferrándiz, F. 2006

‘The return of Civil War ghosts: the ethnography of exhumations in contemporary Spain’, Anthropology Today, 22:3, 7-12

Kreibig, N. 2023

‘“I’ve never seen so many men wasted so badly”: on Francoist mass graves and a film set cemetery’, Bulletin of Spanish Studies, DOI.

Renshaw, L. 2011

Exhuming Loss: Memory, Materiality and Mass Graves of the Spanish Civil War, Walnut Creek: West Coast.


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