|LC Classifications||DP269 .B374 1982|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||320 p.,  p. of plates :|
|Number of Pages||320|
|LC Control Number||83103841|
“Mr. Thomas has understood [the Spanish Civil War] incredibly well and has written it superbly. A full, vivid and deeply serious treatment of a great subject.”—Vincent Sheean, The New York Times Book Review A masterpiece of the historian’s art, Hugh Thomas’s The Spanish Civil War remains the best, most engrossing narrative of one of the most emblematic and /5(). The Spanish Civil War: The History and Legacy of the Controversial Conflict That Established Francisco Franco’s Dictatorship in Spain by Charles River Editors and . You will be connected to in just a moment. Learn about Project Shield. Spanish Civil War (–39), military revolt by Nationalist rebels, supported by conservative elements within the country, against the Republican government of Spain. When an initial military coup failed to win control of the entire country, a bloody civil war ensued, fought with great ferocity on .
Buy Spanish Civil War books from today. Find our best selection and offers online, with FREE Click & Collect or UK delivery. The civil war that tore through Spain in the mids remains one of the most controversial subjects in the country today. Until the end of the ensuing dictatorship – which lasted until General Franco’s death in – it was particularly difficult for Author: Tara Jessop. The Spanish Civil War (18 July – 1 April ) was a war in which the Spanish General Francisco Franco and his troops successfully took control of Spain. A lot of different groups worked together with the Spanish Republic (the government of the time) to stop him, including socialists, communists, anarchists, and other leftist groups. The fascist governments of . Homage to Catalonia belongs in any list of important books on the Spanish civil war. It has informed opinion in the English-speaking world about the war – providing the inspiration, for instance.
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