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Spain Betrayed

The Soviet Union in the Spanish Civil War (Annals of Communism Series)

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Published by Yale University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central government policies,
  • Civil war,
  • European history: from c 1900 -,
  • International relations,
  • Inter-war period, 1918-1939,
  • Rebellion And Insurgency,
  • Spain And Portugal - History,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Former Soviet Union, USSR (Europe),
  • Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union,
  • Europe - Spain & Portugal,
  • Political Ideologies - Communism & Socialism,
  • History / Spain & Portugal,
  • 20th century,
  • Civil War, 1936-1939,
  • Communism,
  • Participation, Russian,
  • Spain

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesAnnals of Communism
    ContributionsRonald Radosh (Editor), Mary Habeck (Editor), Grigory Sevostianov (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages592
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9774024M
    ISBN 100300089813
    ISBN 109780300089813

      Alan Woods introduces his new book on the revolution that brought down the Franco dictatorship in Spain, but was betrayed by its Stalinist and reformist leaders. Pre . Explore our list of Spain - Travel Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Rick Steves Spain by Rick Steves. Paperback $ $ Current price is $, Barnes & Noble Press. Publish your book with B&N.

      The story of the Spanish revolution of the s is quite well known to most people on the left, but there is a surprising level of ignorance concerning the events that occurred subsequently. History did not cease with the victory of Franco in And the story of how the Franco dictatorship was eventually brought down by the revolutionary movement of the Spanish workers is an inspiring one.   ‘Gloria‘ is a book that takes place in Spain after the Alhambra Decree (the explosion of practicing Jews from Spain). It narrates the love story between Gloria, a young Catholic woman from a tiny village in northern Spain, and Daniel, a young Jewish man that appears in .

      Spain Betrayed: The Soviet Union in the Spanish Civil War, edited by Ronald Radosh, Mary R. Habeck and Grigory Sevostianov. Hardcover book published A few years ago I read Antony Beevor’s “Battle for Spain” which is another Spanish Civil War book (not this one). What we have to fight for is the necessary security for the existence and increase of our race and people, the subsistence of its children and the maintenance of our racial stock unmixed, the freedom and independence of the Fatherland; so that our people may be enabled to fulfil the mission assigned to it .


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This book is amazing, very very well researched and documented, and if you are at all interested in Joseph Stalin, the Soviet Uinion, the Spanish Civil War, or /5(12). P aul Preston is Britain’s foremost historian of contemporary Spain. A People Betrayed is a Spain Betrayed book study of its turbulent past, seen through the optic of those apparently ineradicable twins.

Spain Betrayed gives the weight and substance of documentary evidence to a subject that has always provoked deep feeling and impassioned debate.”—Richard Bernstein, New York Times “The verdict is in: Everything that was ever suspected about the Comintern line in Spain turns out to have been true.”—Christopher Hitchens, Wilson Quarterly.

The perfidy of the USSR in Republican Spain is on display as shown by documents from the Soviet archives in this book. The storied International Brigades received shabby treatment by the Soviet "advisors" in receiving obsolete small arms, being wasted (murdered) as shock troops and finally being sent to re-education camps where up to 20% were liquidated/5.

Corruption runs deep in Spain’s elites and Preston explains why so well. This book is simply a must read. A People Betrayed: A History of Corruption, Political Incompetence and Social Division in Modern Spain by Paul Preston.

Published by William Collins. This book is amazing, very very well researched and documented, and if you are at all interested in Joseph Stalin, the Soviet Uinion, the Spanish Civil War, or /5. "Spain Betrayed adds greatly to the body of knowledge about contemporary history.

Its information will penetrate slowly but surely, straightening the record and helping to restore respect for intellect and truth.

It ought to be impossible for anyone to argue that Communism in Spain was a noble cause, but that may be too much to expect.". Documents in the book reveal that the Soviet Union not only swindled the Spanish Republic out of millions of dollars through arms deals but also sought to take over and run the Spanish economy, government, and armed forces in order to make Spain a Soviet possession, thereby effectively destroying the foundations of authentic Spanish antifascism.5/5(5).

The book could have used some lighter-hued relief with more focus on Spain’s ordinary people, who have always gotten on with their lives despite officialdom’s poisonous struggles for power. In the book’s welter of detail about politics and culture, the achievements of average Spaniards often get lost.

Documents in the book reveal that the Soviet Union not only swindled the Spanish Republic out of millions of dollars through arms deals but also sought to take over and run the Spanish economy, government, and armed forces in order to make Spain a Soviet possession, thereby effectively destroying the foundations of authentic Spanish : Spain Betrayed.

Book Description: The Spanish Civil War has long been the stuff of legend. Thousands of brave young men from all over the Western world, most of them organized by their local Communist parties, rushed to Spain to support the democratic Republic against right-wing forces led by rebellious generals in the Spanish officer corps.

From the foremost historian of 20th century Spain, A People Betrayed is the story of the devastating betrayal of Spain by its political class, its military and its Church. In Spain was in a state of despair and unrest. They had lost the war with America and with it the last of their major colonies: Cuba, Guam, Puerto Rico and the Philippines/5.

Spain Betrayed—This Time by a Novel. Ron Capshaw In the novel, and to the delight of communists, he had a heroic American counterintelligence agent in Spain helping the leftwing fighters on the Loyalist side ruthlessly purge fascist spies.

commentary, essays, book reviews, interviews, and educational material in a commitment to. A People Betrayed by Paul Preston, review: this grisly history of Spain is a must-read In this relentless book, subtitled A History of Corruption, Political Incompetence and Social Division in 5/5.

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Based on previously unavailable Moscow archives, it provides the first full documentation of that country's duplicitous and.

To some extent, ''Spain Betrayed'' is more a book for specialists, or at least those with a particular interest in the Spanish Civil War, than for general : Richard Bernstein. The book, published ina year after the author’s death, will be read with pleasure by anyone who has enjoyed Jacobs’s travel writing or who has any interest in Spain and the Spanish.

An analysis of the Soviet Union in the Spanish Civil War. Based on Moscow archives, it reveals that the Soviet Union not only swindled the Spanish Republic out of millions of dollars through arms deals but also sought to take over and run the Spanish economy, government and armed forces.A People Betrayed: A History of Corruption, Political Incompetence and Social Division in Modern Spain, – Paul Preston.

Norton, $35 (p) ISBN "Spain Betrayed provides full documentation of the Soviets' activities during the Spanish Civil War.

Documents in the book reveal that the Soviet Union not only swindled the Spanish Republic out of millions of dollars through arms deals but also sought to take over and run the Spanish economy, government, and armed forces in order to make Spain a Soviet possession, thereby effectively.