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Britons in Spain

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The International Brigades were the volunteer military formations of left-wing sympathisers from all over Europe and the USA recruited, organised and trained by the Communist International ( and secretly controlled by Stalin’s Soviet Union) to fight on the Republican Government’s side against Gen. Franco’s Nationalist rebels in the Spanish Civil War of 1936-39.

This paperback book is the history of the British Brigade written by William Rust, a Communist functionary who edited the party newspaper, the Daily Worker. As such - and originally published by the Communists’ own publishing house, Lawrence & Wishart - it gives a biased and propagandist account that will nevertheless be of intense interest to the many students of the Spanish Civil War and the turbulent politics of the 1930s.

The book includes several black and white photographs and maps, and a roll of honour of all the men of the British battalion who died in Spain.

This book is in used good condition. It has some slight creasing of the spine and some glue marks on the rear end cover. The pages are otherwise unmarked and the binding is intact.

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Author(s):
William Rust
Condition:
Used: good
Publisher:
Warren & Pell Publishing
Title:
Britons in Spain

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The International Brigades were the volunteer military formations of left-wing sympathisers from all over Europe and the USA recruited, organised and trained by the Communist International ( and secretly controlled by Stalin’s Soviet Union) to fight on the Republican Government’s side against Gen. Franco’s Nationalist rebels in the Spanish Civil War of 1936-39.

This paperback book is the history of the British Brigade written by William Rust, a Communist functionary who edited the party newspaper, the Daily Worker. As such - and originally published by the Communists’ own publishing house, Lawrence & Wishart - it gives a biased and propagandist account that will nevertheless be of intense interest to the many students of the Spanish Civil War and the turbulent politics of the 1930s.

The book includes several black and white photographs and maps, and a roll of honour of all the men of the British battalion who died in Spain.

This book is in used good condition. It has some slight creasing of the spine and some glue marks on the rear end cover. The pages are otherwise unmarked and the binding is intact.

Author(s):
William Rust
Condition:
Used: good
Publisher:
Warren & Pell Publishing
Title:
Britons in Spain

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