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Alfonso XIII / Radiotelevisión Española.

Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Other author/creatorRadiotelevisión Española.
Format Electronic and Video (Streaming)
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2006], c2004.
Description1 streaming video file (63 min.) : sd., col., digital file.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Subject(s)
Series Historia Contemporanea
Memoria de España. ^A1040890
Contents Cuban Independence Movement Gains Momentum (4:33) -- General Weyler's War Tactics in Cuba (5:23) -- Treaty of Paris: Surrender of the Spanish Empire (5:22) -- Generation of '98 and Emergence of a Second Golden Age (3:37) -- Regionalism: Formation of Catalan League and Basque Nationalist Party (3:21) -- Modernization and the Beginning of the 20th Century (3:23) -- King Alfonso XIII Takes the Throne (6:15) -- Political Unrest: In Search of a New System of Government (4:33) -- Barcelona's Tragic Week (3:47) -- Socialists Gain a Seat in Parliament (2:46) -- Liberal Leader, Jose Canalejas (3:42) -- Effects of World War I in Spain (4:33) -- Spanish Government in Crisis (3:23) -- Gang Wars and Assassination of Prime Minister Eduardo Dato (3:20) -- Disaster at Anual, Morocco (2:59)
Abstract After reprising key events from Alfonso XIII's early years-most notably the loss of Spain's remaining colonies in 1898-this program traces his reign up to the military debacle at Annual. Vintage film and dramatizations bring early-20th-century Spain to life as they document major challenges to Spanish monarchal rule: Catalan agitation for autonomy, the spread of socialism and anarchism, the execution of Francisco Ferrer Guardia, labor violence, and ongoing warfare in Morocco. Sociocultural aspects of the times, such as the literary Generation of '98, are also singled out.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Dec. 09, 2006.
General noteFilms on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
LanguageIn Spanish.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginally produced: Radiotelevisión Española, 2006 9781421327129
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Genre/formVideorecording.
Publisher number33973 Films Media Group
Publisher number33977s Films Media Group
Publisher number33981s Films Media Group

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