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Souvenirs de Annual: Alfonsito’s camera and Abdelkrim’s gumía | Culture

Abdelkrim’s gumía and the camera with which Alfonsito portrayed the Riffian caudillo photographed in Madrid on July 6.Luis de Vega Professor Juan Miguel Sánchez Vigil treasures two jewels in Madrid, a camera and a gumía. They serve to approach the drama that was the disaster of Annual, of which these days are 100 years old. […]

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‘The flight of the vultures’: Jorge M. Reverte reveals the Moroccan history of Annual in his posthumous book | Culture

General Dámaso Berenguer, high commissioner of the Moroccan Protectorate, inspects the position of Monte Arruit with other military officers in October 1921. Faced with the remains of the dead soldiers, he covers his face with a handkerchief because of the stench.efe The vultures had replaced their usual gliding, in which they seem to float, by […]

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