By Richard Baxell
During the Spanish Civil battle of 1936-1939 nearly 2,500 women and men left Britain to struggle for the Spanish Republic. This publication examines the function, reports and contribution of the volunteers who fought within the British Battalion of the 15 foreign Brigadesasking:
* Who have been those volunteers?
* the place did they arrive from?
* Why did they visit Spain?
* How a lot did they really aid the Spanish Republic?
In distinction to fresh revisionist interpretations, this paintings stresses the the most important significance of the struggle adventure itself, instead of political ideology, within the figuring out of the volunteers' position and reviews in the Spanish warfare.
This publication might be of crucial curiosity to historians and people drawn 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