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Spanish Civil War books

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Last Survivor Cultural & Social Projects Underlying Spanish Fascism, 19311975 by Ferran Gallego Last Survivor Cultural & Social Projects Underlying Spanish Fascism, 19311975

This book proposes an interpretation of Francoism as the Spanish variant of fascism. Unlike Italian fascism and Nazism, the Franco regime survived the Second World War and continued its existence until the death of dictator Francisco Franco. Francoism was, therefore,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

The Spanish Military and Warfare from 1899 to the Civil War The Uncertain Path to Victory by Jose Vicente Herrero Perez The Spanish Military and Warfare from 1899 to the Civil War The Uncertain Path to Victory

This book explores the attitudes of the Spanish army officer corps towards the evolution of warfare during the early decades of the twentieth century, and their influence on the armies of the Spanish Civil War.
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/09/2017

Democracy, Deeds & Dilemmas Support for the Spanish Republic within British Civil Society, 19361939 by Emily Mason Democracy, Deeds & Dilemmas Support for the Spanish Republic within British Civil Society, 19361939

During the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939) the British public raised an estimated one to two million pounds for Republican Spain, mostly through small individual donations at a time when large parts of Britain were experiencing severe economic depression. Across the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/08/2017

Conspiracy, Coup d'etat & Civil War in Seville, 1936-1939 History & Myth in Francoist Spain by Ruben Serem Conspiracy, Coup d'etat & Civil War in Seville, 1936-1939 History & Myth in Francoist Spain

This book dissects the conspiracy against the democratic Second Spanish Republic in the context of the uprising and civil war in Seville, the capital of Spains largest region, Andalusia, and the most populous urban centre seized by the military rebels...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/07/2017

Mischka's War A Story of Survival from War-Torn Europe to New York by Sheila Fitzpatrick Mischka's War A Story of Survival from War-Torn Europe to New York

Fascinating story of survival in World War II
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/06/2017

The Genocidal Genealogy of Francoism Violence, Memory and Impunity by Antonio Miguez Macho The Genocidal Genealogy of Francoism Violence, Memory and Impunity

The Francoist command in the Spanish Civil War carried out a programme of mass violence from the start of the conflict. Through a combination of death squads and the use of military trials around 150,000 Spaniards met their deaths. Others...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/05/2017

The Last Days of the Spanish Republic by Paul Preston The Last Days of the Spanish Republic

Told for the first time in English, Paul Preston's new book tells the story of a preventable tragedy that cost many thousands of lives and ruined tens of thousands more at the end of the Spanish Civil War.
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/05/2017

Spain in Our Hearts Americans in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939 by Adam Hochschild Spain in Our Hearts Americans in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939

From the moment it began in 1936, the Spanish Civil War became the political question of the age. Hitler and Mussolini quickly sent aircraft, troops and supplies to the right-wing generals bent on overthrowing Spain's elected government. Millions of people...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/04/2017

Coming Soon

The Prado Spanish Culture and Leisure, 1819-1939 by Eugenia Afinoguenova The Prado Spanish Culture and Leisure, 1819-1939


Format: Hardback - Released: 21/11/2017

Memories of the Spanish Civil War Conflict and Community in Rural Spain by Ruth Sanz Sabido Memories of the Spanish Civil War Conflict and Community in Rural Spain

A critical analysis of social memories of the Spanish Civil War, with specific reference to the rural context of the conflict. Based on a mixture of archival research and interviews with the inhabitants of one village in Huelva the book...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/12/2017

Franco Anatomy of a Dictator by Enrique Moradiellos Franco Anatomy of a Dictator

Based on new research, a major nrew portrait of Franco as dictator and man
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/12/2017

Other books in this genre

Jewish Volunteers, the International Brigades and the Spanish Civil War by Gerben (University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg) Zaagsma Jewish Volunteers, the International Brigades and the Spanish Civil War
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This book examines the participation of Jewish volunteers in the international brigades during the Spanish Civil War --
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/04/2017

The Experimental Units of Hitler's Condor Legion German Aircraft in Action During the Spanish Civil War by Rafael A. Permuy Lopez, Lucas Molina Franco The Experimental Units of Hitler's Condor Legion German Aircraft in Action During the Spanish Civil War
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The Spanish Civil War saw the first use in combat of the German Messerschmitt Bf 109, Heinkel He 111, and the Dornier Do 17 in special 'experimental' units.
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/03/2017

The Spanish Civil Wars A Comparative History of the First Carlist War and the Conflict of the 1930s by Mark Lawrence The Spanish Civil Wars A Comparative History of the First Carlist War and the Conflict of the 1930s

This book provides a comparative history of the domestic and international nature of Spain's First Carlist War (1833-40) and the Spanish Civil War (1936-39), as well as the impact of both conflicts. The book demonstrates how and why Spain's struggle...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/02/2017

The Spanish Civil Wars A Comparative History of the First Carlist War and the Conflict of the 1930s by Mark Lawrence The Spanish Civil Wars A Comparative History of the First Carlist War and the Conflict of the 1930s

This book provides a comparative history of the domestic and international nature of Spain's First Carlist War (1833-40) and the Spanish Civil War (1936-39), as well as the impact of both conflicts. The book demonstrates how and why Spain's struggle...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/02/2017

Friend or Foe? Occupation, Collaboration & Selective Violence in the Spanish Civil War by Peter Anderson Friend or Foe? Occupation, Collaboration & Selective Violence in the Spanish Civil War

'Today with the Red Army captive and disarmed, the Nationalist [nacionales] troops have achieved their final military objectives. The war is over.' With these two sentences, on 1 April 1939, General Franco announced that his writ ran across the whole...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/01/2017

Paracuellos The Elimination of the Fifth Column in Republican Madrid During the Spanish Civil War by Julius Ruiz Paracuellos The Elimination of the Fifth Column in Republican Madrid During the Spanish Civil War

This book examines the most polemical atrocity of the Spanish civil war: The massacre of 2,500 political prisoners by Republican security forces in the villages of Paracuellos and Torrejon de Ardoz near Madrid in November/December 1936. The atrocity took place...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2016

Paracuellos The Elimination of the Fifth Column in Republican Madrid During the Spanish Civil War by Julius Ruiz Paracuellos The Elimination of the Fifth Column in Republican Madrid During the Spanish Civil War

This book examines the most polemical atrocity of the Spanish civil war: The massacre of 2,500 political prisoners by Republican security forces in the villages of Paracuellos and Torrejon de Ardoz near Madrid in November/December 1936. The atrocity took place...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2016

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