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The Guardian book of the Spanish Civil War

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Published by Wildwood House in Aldershot, Hants, England .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Spain,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Public opinion -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.,
    • Foreign news -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.,
    • Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939 -- Sources.,
    • Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939 -- Public opinion -- Sources.

    • Edition Notes

      Reports from the pages of the Manchester Guardian, 1936-1939, with annotations.

      Other titlesGuardian (Manchester, Greater Manchester)
      Statementedited by R.H. Haigh, D.S. Morris, A.R. Peters.
      ContributionsHaigh, R. H., Morris, D. S., Peters, A. R.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDP269 .A5228 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 332 p. :
      Number of Pages332
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2465606M
      ISBN 100704530805
      LC Control Number87174128


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The Spanish Civil War: - Frances Lannon ISBN 96 Pages Apologies yet again for the delayed post. I could give any number of reasons but they would amount to excuses. I have decided to cover a different book for this post, and hopefully the book I intended to review will be covered. On Mathe Republicans finally surrendered Madrid, bringing the Spanish Civil War to an end.

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