Falcó

15 October 2019 | By Arturo Pérez-Reverte | Filed in: spanish civil war.

La Europa turbulenta de los a os treinta y cuarenta del siglo XX es el escenario de las andanzas de Lorenzo Falc , ex contrabandista de armas, esp a sin escr pulos, agente de los servicios de inteligencia Durante el oto o de 1936, mientras la frontera entre amigos y enemigos se reduce a una l nea i

Hell and Good Company: The Spanish Civil War and the World it Made

15 October 2019 | By Richard Rhodes | Filed in: spanish civil war.

From the Pulitzer Prize winning and bestselling author of The Making of the Atomic Bomb the remarkable story of the Spanish Civil War through the eyes of the reporters, writers, artists, doctors, and nurses who witnessed it The Spanish Civil War inspired and haunted an extraordinary number of excep

Pas pleurer

15 October 2019 | By Lydie Salvayre | Filed in: spanish civil war.

Deux voix entrelac es.Celle, r volt e, de Bernanos, t moin direct de la guerre civile espagnole, qui d nonce la terreur exerc e par les Nationaux avec la b n diction de l glise contre les mauvais pauvres.Celle, roborative, de Montse, m re de la narratrice et mauvaise pauvre , qui a tout gomm

Forgotten Places: Barcelona and the Spanish Civil War

15 October 2019 | By Nick Lloyd | Filed in: spanish civil war.

A guide to Barcelona in the Spanish Civil War, beginning in the 19th century with the conditions and movements which led to the revolution of 1936, and ending with the fall of the city on 26th January 1939 when Franco s tanks drove down the Diagonal and set about destroying everything the Republic h

Bird With the Heart of a Mountain

15 October 2019 | By Barbara Mariconda | Filed in: spanish civil war.

I throw back my tumble of black hair, roll one bare shoulder forward, then the other The stack of bangles on each wrist shimmies and slides as my hands rise like birds in flight Set during the turmoil of the Spanish Civil War, sixteen year old Drina yearns to dance Flamenco When she dances, she f

Spain in Our Hearts: Americans in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939

15 October 2019 | By Adam Hochschild | Filed in: spanish civil war.

From the acclaimed, best selling author Adam Hochschild, a sweeping history of the Spanish Civil War, told through a dozen characters, including Ernest Hemingway and George Orwell a tale of idealism, heartbreaking suffering, and a noble cause that failed For three crucial years in the 1930s, the S

Hotel Florida: Truth, Love, and Death in the Spanish Civil War

15 October 2019 | By Amanda Vaill | Filed in: spanish civil war.

A spellbinding story of love amid the devastation of the Spanish Civil WarMadrid, 1936 In a city blasted by a civil war that many fear will cross borders and engulf Europe a conflict one writer will call the decisive thing of the century six people meet and find their lives changed forever Ernes

Homage to Catalonia

15 October 2019 | By George Orwell | Filed in: spanish civil war.

In 1936 Orwell travelled to Spain to report on the Civil War and instead joined the fight against the Fascists This famous account describes the war and Orwell s own experiences Introduction by Lionel Trilling.

For Whom the Bell Tolls

15 October 2019 | By Ernest Hemingway | Filed in: spanish civil war.

Librarian s note An alternate cover edition can be found here In 1937 Ernest Hemingway traveled to Spain to cover the civil war there for the North American Newspaper Alliance Three years later he completed the greatest novel to emerge from the good fight , For Whom the Bell Tolls The story of R

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

15 October 2019 | By Antony Beevor | Filed in: spanish civil war.

A fresh and acclaimed account of the Spanish Civil War by the bestselling author of Stalingrad and The Fall Of Berlin 1945 Beevor s Ardennes 1944 The Battle of the Bulge is now available from Viking Books To mark the 70th anniversary of the Spanish Civil War s outbreak, Antony Beevor has written a

The Spanish Civil War

15 October 2019 | By Hugh Thomas | Filed in: spanish civil war.

Since its first publication, Hugh Thomas s The Spanish Civil War has become established as the definitive one volume history of a conflict that continues to provoke intense controversy today What was it that roused left wing sympathizers from all over the world to fight against Franco between 1936

Spain in Our Hearts: Americans in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939

15 October 2019 | By Adam Hochschild | Filed in: spanish civil war.

From the acclaimed, best selling author Adam Hochschild, a sweeping history of the Spanish Civil War, told through a dozen characters, including Ernest Hemingway and George Orwell a tale of idealism, heartbreaking suffering, and a noble cause that failed For three crucial years in the 1930s, the S

The Spanish Civil War: Reaction, Revolution, and Revenge

15 October 2019 | By Paul Preston | Filed in: spanish civil war.

Paul Preston is the world s foremost historian of Spain This surging history recounts the struggles of the 1936 war in which than 3,000 Americans took up arms Tracking the emergence of Francisco Franco s brutal and, ultimately, extraordinarily durable fascist dictatorship, Preston assesses