The Battle for Spain : The Spanish Civil War 1936-1939

Description

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.

Details

Author(s)
Antony Beevor
Format
Paperback | 526 pages
Dimensions
140 x 217 x 33mm | 567g
Publication date
04 May 2007
Publisher
Penguin Putnam Inc
Imprint
Penguin USA
Publication City/Country
New York, NY, United States
Language
English
Edition
Annotated
Edition Statement
Annotated edition
Illustrations note
Illustrations, unspecified
ISBN10
014303765X
ISBN13
9780143037651
Bestsellers rank
76,790