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coming of the Spanish Civil War

reform, reaction, and revolution in the Second Republic 1931-1936

by Preston, Paul

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Spain
    • Subjects:
    • Socialism -- Spain -- History -- 20th century,
    • Right and left (Political science),
    • Spain -- Politics and government -- 1931-1939,
    • Spain -- Social conditions -- 1886-1939,
    • Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939 -- Causes

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPaul Preston.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDP255 .P73 1978b
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 264 p. ;
      Number of Pages264
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4481717M
      ISBN 100333237242
      LC Control Number79310157


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