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Tangier, Northern Morocco, and the Spanish Civil War

Tangier found itself in the middle of Spain’s Civil War, and Franco eventually took over the Tangier International Zone during World War II.
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John Blake: Growing Up at the Legation

John Blake, who grew up at the American Legation, was witness to the march of history in mid-twentieth century Tangier.
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