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Jun 01, 2006
| ISBN 9780143037651
Jun 01, 2006
| ISBN 9781101201206
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Jun 01, 2006 | ISBN 9780143037651
Jun 01, 2006 | ISBN 9781101201206
A fresh and acclaimed account of the Spanish Civil War by the bestselling author of Stalingrad and The Battle of Arnhem 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.
Antony Beevor was educated at Winchester and Sandhurst. A regular officer in the 11th Hussars, he served in Germany and England. He has published several novels, and his works of nonfiction include The Spanish Civil War; Crete: The Battle and the Resistance,… More about Antony Beevor
This book is destined for the first rank of general histories of the [Spanish] Civil War. (Santos Juliß, El Pafs)
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