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The battle for Spain

the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939

by Antony Beevor

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Published by Penguin Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAntony Beevor.
    ContributionsBeevor, Antony, 1946-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDP269 .B374 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxii, 526 p. :
    Number of Pages526
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17729095M
    ISBN 10014303765X
    LC Control Number2006045662
    OCLC/WorldCa70158540

    Jan 16,  · the definitive book on the subject. * SUNDAY TELEGRAPH * exhaustive and admirably clear account. * THE SUNDAY TIMES * The Battle for Spain looks likely to become the standard account of the conflict for at least the next generation * London Review of Books * For the big picture of the war, all the more powerful for its blending of narrative intensity with emotional restraint, there is no rival /5(K). The civil war that tore Spain apart between and and attracted liberals and socialists from across the world to support the cause against Franco was one of the most hard-fought and bitterest conflicts of the 20th century - a war of atrocities and political genocide and a military testing ground before WWII for the Russians, Italians and Germans, whose Condor Legion so notoriously 4/5(13).

    Mar 28,  · According to Adam Hochschild, about 2, Americans fought in the Spanish Civil War, and some were bombed by Nazis years before the U.S. . May 15,  · The best book I've read on the Spanish Civil War is The Revolution and the Civil War in Spain. It was one of the first to posit the idea that what was happening in the Republican areas of Spain was a full-on social revolution, and to analyse the.

    Battle. Build. Create. Fortnite is always free, always evolving multiplayer game for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC/Mac and iOS/Android. Jun 01,  · With new material gleaned from the Russian archives and numerous other sources, this brisk and accessible book (Spain's #1 bestseller for twelve weeks), provides a balanced and penetrating perspective, explaining the tensions that led to this terrible overture to World War II and affording new insights into the war-its causes, course, and /5(24).


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