The Story of a Civil War SPANISH FURY James Cleugh 1962
This account of the major events and general background of the Spanish Civil War of 1936-39 was completed in 1956. At that time, and for some years afterwards, the prevailing climate of political opinion in Britain and the United States was not favourable to such an attempt to set the conflict in its due perspective. This atmosphere began gradually to change in 1959…
The Spanish Civil Was is the inflammatory subject of this historical narrative, which will rouse the feelings of all politically minded readers. For the Civil War is the crux of all discussion of modern Spain, and in his analysis of its origins and significance, combined with vivid descriptions of the military, political, and social scenes, the author says some challenging things in vindication of the Franco regime…
Notes: Includes bibliography. Impressively illustrated with a series of photo plates and maps.
Condition: Boards have mild shelf wear with light rubbing and corner bumping. Some light marking and sunning. Jacket has light edge wear with minor tears and chipping. Mild rubbing and marking. The dj is torn in places. Once library held book with sticker inside cover. Previous seller pencil price marked inside cover. A few small spots otherwise good reading copy. 286 pages 21.5 x 15 x 3.5 cm
Illustrated – HARRAP – red cloth covered hardback book with dj – 286 pages – Published in Great Britain by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd. Composed in Bembo type and printed by Morrison & Gibb Ltd, London and Edinburgh. Made in Great Britain. First Edition 1962.
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