American seamen and longshoremen and the Spanish Civil War – suggestions for further reading

Also on the American Waterfront people appealed for labor actions to refuse to load arms for Franco or not to sail on any ships carrying cargo consigned to the fascists.

Two pamphlets written by Roy Hudson are worth reading:

Front cover of the book: "Shipowners Plot against Spanish Democracy" by Roy HudsonShipowners plot against Spanish democracy, 1936

 

Front cover of the book "True Americans: a tribute to American maritime workers who fought for world democracy in the trenches of Spain" by Roy HudsonTrue Americans: a tribute to American maritime workers who fought for world democracy in the trenches of Spain, 1939.

 

 

 

Additional information can be found in:

Front cover of the book: "Workers at the Waterfront" by Bruce Nelson.Nelson, Bruce: Workers on the Waterfront: Seamen, Longshoremen, and Unionism in the 1930s (Working Class in American History), 1990 

Front cover of the book: "American Relief Aid and the Spanish Civil War" by Eric R. Smith.Smith, Eric R.: American Relief Aid and the Spanish Civil War, 2013

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