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Almadén’s mining prisoners (1940-1944)
Year: 2012
Author: Ángel Hernández Sobrino/Javier Vinagre Moreno
Pages: 82
Measurements: 22 x 31 cm
Price: 5,00 €
Language: ES

In Almadén, the post-Civil War period coincided with a period of increased mining activity, since mercury had become a strategic metal at that time, desired by all countries contending in the Second World War. In order to obtain the greatest number of currencies possible, as mercury was sold in dollars, prisoner miners were used. They were forced to work “as an act of submission and reparation”, as per the words of the Patron himself.
Almadén’s geology and palaeontology in the 19th century
Year: 2011
Author: J.C. Gutiérrez-Marco, I.Rábano, L.Mansilla Plaza, y D.C. García-Bellido
Pages: 269
Measurements: 22 x 14 cm
Price: 12,00 €
Language: ES

Casiano de Prado, Edouard de Veneuil and Joachim Barrande's contribution to scientific discovery of the centre-Iberian Palaeozoic period.
Region of Almadén. To my land and my people (2nd edition)
Year: 2011
Author: Mª Dolores Capilla Cortés
Pages: 148
Measurements: 24 x 16 cm
Price: 15,00 €
Language: ES

An homage to Almadén and each one of the towns forming the Region, as well as to each one of the citizens living in it.
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