Map of Spain at the Beginning of the Spanish Civil War, 1936
Map of Spain showing the situation at the beginning of the Spanish Civil War, July 1936. The heaviest fighting in July took place in the places underlined on the map: Madrid, Barcelona, Oviedo, Saragossa, Seville, Malaga, Cadiz and La Linea. General Franco's Army of Africa was located in Spanish Morocco, whilst Franco's stronghold in Northern Spain was around the city of Burgos.
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
Prehistory. Paleolithic. Spain. Archaeologcal site of Atapue
Prehistory. Paleolithic. Spain. Archaeologcal site of Atapuerca. Railway Trench. It provides the oldest hominid fossils found so far on the Iberian Peninsula. Infrastructure used to facilitate the Gran Dolina excavation. World Heritage.
© Thaliastock / Mary Evans
Ancient, Archaeological, Archaeology, Archeology, Atapuerca, Burgos, Castile, De, Dolina, Europe, European, Excavation, Gran, Historical, History, Iberian, Infrastructure, Leon, Paleolithic, Peninsula, Prehistoric, Prehistorical, Prehistory, Province, Railway, Sierra, Site, Spain, Spanish, Trench, Unesco, World
Virtues win to Vices. Prophet Isaiah
Crucifixion and Virtues win the battle to Vices. ca. 1510. Cloth number 7 of the series known as Redemption of Man or Vices and Virtues. Detail of Isaiah with the inscription 'Ipse venit et saluabit vos Isais' (He comes to save you). Manufacturing in Brussels. Silk and wool, 7 threads per cm. 420 x 798 cm. Flemish art. Tapestry. SPAIN. CASTILE AND LEON. Burgos. Cathedral of St. Mary.
© Fundaciarlos de Amberes/Iberfoto/Mary Evans