For Whom the Bell Tolls

21 February 2020 | 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

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

21 February 2020 | 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 sArdennes 1944 The Battle of the Bulgeis 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

21 February 2020 | 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

21 February 2020 | 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

The Spanish Civil War: Reaction, Revolution, and Revenge

21 February 2020 | 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

Winter in Madrid

21 February 2020 | By C.J. Sansom | Filed in: spanish civil war.

Fans of Carlos Ruiz Zaf n s The Shadow of the Wind and Sebastian Faulks s Birdsong will fall in love with Winter in Madrid, the arresting new novel from C.J Sansom In September 1940, the Spanish Civil War is over and Madrid lies in ruins while the Germans continue their march through Europe.

We Saw Spain Die: Foreign Correspondents in the Spanish Civil War

21 February 2020 | By Paul Preston | Filed in: spanish civil war.

Based on a huge trove of diary and personal letter material regarding principally British and American, but also Russian and French, correspondents, We Saw Spain Die tells of the courage and the skills of the men and women who wrote about what was happening in Spain during the Civil War.

Soldados de Salamina

21 February 2020 | By Javier Cercas | Filed in: spanish civil war.

Un joven periodista topa por casualidad con una historia fascinante, y muy significativa, de la Guerra Civil espa ola, y se propone reconstruirla Cuando las tropas republicanas se retiran hacia la frontera francesa, camino del exilio, en el desorden de la desbandada alguien toma la decisi n de

The Spanish Anarchists: The Heroic Years 1868-1936

21 February 2020 | By Murray Bookchin | Filed in: spanish civil war.

The seminal history of Spanish anarchism from its earliest inception to the organizations that claimed over two million members on the eve of the 1936 Revolution Hailed as a masterpiece, it includes a new prefatory essay by the author I ve read The Spanish Anarchists with the excitement of

The Spanish Civil War: A Very Short Introduction

21 February 2020 | By Helen Graham | Filed in: spanish civil war.

Amid the many catastrophes of the twentieth century, the Spanish Civil War continues to exert a particular fascination among history buffs and the lay reader alike This Very Short Introduction integrates the political, social and cultural history of the Spanish Civil War It sets out the domestic

The Return

21 February 2020 | By Victoria Hislop | Filed in: spanish civil war.

Beneath the majestic towers of the Alhambra, Granada s cobbled streets resonate with music and secrets Sonia Cameron knows nothing of the city s shocking past she is here to dance But in a quiet caf , a chance conversation and an intriguing collection of old photographs draw her into the

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

21 February 2020 | 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

The Fifth Column and Four Stories of the Spanish Civil War

21 February 2020 | By Ernest Hemingway | Filed in: spanish civil war.

Featuring Hemingway s only full length play, which like the stories here grew out of his experiences in and around a besieged Madrid, this volume brilliantly evokes the tumultuous years of the Spanish Civil War These works, which grew from Hemingway s adventures as a newspaper correspondent in

A Long Petal of the Sea

21 February 2020 | By Isabel Allende | Filed in: spanish civil war.

From the New York Times bestselling author of The House of the Spirits comes an epic novel spanning decades and crossing continents, following two young people as they flee the aftermath of the Spanish Civil War in search of a new place to call home In the late 1930s, civil war gripped Spain When

Falcó

21 February 2020 | 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

Los pacientes del doctor García

21 February 2020 | By Almudena Grandes | Filed in: spanish civil war.

Tras la victoria de Franco, el doctor Guillermo Garc a Medina sigue viviendo en Madrid bajo una identidad falsa La documentaci n que lo libr del pared n fue un regalo de su mejor amigo, Manuel Arroyo Ben tez, un diplom tico republicano al que salv la vida en 1937 Cree que nunca volver a verlo,

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

21 February 2020 | 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