By Richard Baxell
During the Spanish Civil conflict of 1936-1939 nearly 2,500 women and men left Britain to struggle for the Spanish Republic. This ebook examines the position, reports and contribution of the volunteers who fought within the British Battalion of the 15 overseas Brigadesasking:
* Who have been those volunteers?
* the place did they arrive from?
* Why did they visit Spain?
* How a lot did they really support the Spanish Republic?
In distinction to fresh revisionist interpretations, this paintings stresses the the most important significance of the warfare event itself, instead of political ideology, within the figuring out of the volunteers' function and reports in the Spanish battle.
This publication could be of crucial curiosity to historians and people attracted to the Spanish Civil War.
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British Volunteers in the Spanish Civil War: The British Battalion in the International Brigades, 1936-1939 (Routledge/Canada Blanch Studies on Contemporary Spain) by Richard Baxell