A fresh and acclaimed account of the Spanish Civil War by the bestselling author of Stalingrad and The Fall Of Berlin 1945 To mark the 70th anniversary of the Spanish Civil War's outbreak, Antony Beevor has written a completely updated and revised account of one of the most bitter and hard-fought wars of the twentieth century. 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 consequences. Look out for Ardennes 1944: The Battle of the Bulge coming from Viking Books on November 3, 2015 From the Trade Paperback edition.Few images better represented the extremes of the social and economic contrasts of Spain in the early part of the ... So not even the tidy-minded could say later that the Spanish Civil War simply began in July 1936 with the rising of theanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Battle for Spain|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2006-06-01|