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- Bucknell University Press 2015; US$ 89.99
By exploring how Spain?s leading contemporary author continues and modifies the tradition of flaneur literature (Poe, Baudelaire, Benjamin) in novels and urban sketches between 1987 and 2009, this study adds to Muñoz Molina criticism which has ignored cross-cultural aspects of his texts. The author?s Spanish renegotiation of the primitivist, Orientalist,... more...
- Lexington Books 2015; US$ 74.99
Cervantes?s Novelas ejemplares : Reading their Lessons from His Time to Ours offers a thematically oriented reading of the Novelas ejemplare s with relevant asides to Cervantes? other works. It takes into account the recent scholarship on the Novelas , and it also reflects the author?s experience of teaching Cervantes? works in recent... more...
The Real Band of Brothers: First-hand accounts from the last British survivors of the Spanish Civil WarHarperCollins Publishers 2009; US$ 7.69
Personal stories from the men and women who volunteered to fight for a cause they passionately believed in. more...
- Sussex Academic Press 2015; US$ 34.99
Spain's Martyred Cities studies international reactions to the Spanish Civil War between the Battle of Madrid in November 1936 and the bombing of Guernica in April 1937. Many of the iconic events of the war belong to this key period, when international perceptions of the conflict were decisively shaped. The subject is approached through French and... more...
- Sussex Academic Press 2016; US$ 39.99
The Francoist command in the Spanish Civil War carried out a programme of mass violence from the start of the conflict. Through a combination of death squads and the use of military trials around 150,000 Spaniards met their deaths. However, the July 1936 uprising was not only aimed at ending the Republican regime, but had ideological goals: preventing... more...
- Intercollegiate Studies Institute 2016; US$ 14.99
Scholars, journalists, and politicians uphold Muslim-ruled medieval Spain??al-Andalus??as a multicultural paradise, a place where Muslims, Christians, and Jews lived in harmony. There is only one problem with this widely accepted account: it is a myth . In this groundbreaking book, Northwestern University scholar Darío Fernández-Morera tells... more...
- Sussex Academic Press 2016; US$ 59.99
The Spanish Civil War, fought between 1936 and 1939, was the first battle against fascism in Europe. Five months after the victory of dictator Francisco Franco in Spain the conflict moved to Europe with the outbreak of the Second World War. Fascism and anti-fascism again faced each other on the battlefield. Amid the heat of the Nazi invasions in Europe,... more...
- Lexington Books 2016; US$ 79.99
This biography of Queen María de Molina explores her life and demonstrates the collective exercise of her power and authority as a monarchical queen. The author details her resilient determination as queen and later as regent, her partnership with King Sancho IV, and her struggle to provide peace and stability in the Kingdom of Castile-León. more...
- The University of North Carolina Press 2015; US$ 29.99
This monumental book offers a comprehensive history and analysis of Republican political life during the Spanish Civil War. Completed by Burnett Bolloten just before his death in 1987 and first published in English in 1991, The Spanish Civil War is the culmination of fifty years of dedicated and painstaking research and is the most exhaustive study... more...
- Sussex Academic Press 2016; US$ 59.99
Despite a common heritage dating back centuries and mutual national interests, such as their joint fear of Soviet influence across the Mediterranean, it took 38 years after the establishment of the State of Israel (1948) and a decade after Franco?s death (1975) for relations to be established between Jerusalem and Madrid (1986). There was no apparent... more...