Franco: Caudillo de España (ENSAYO-BIOGRAFÍA, Band ) | Paul Preston, Teresa Camprodón Alberca, Diana Falcón López | ISBN: Franco: Caudillo de España / A Biography: Paul Preston: Books – Paul Preston escribió la que está considerada como la mejor y más completa biografía del autodenominado Caudillo de España, en palabras de especialistas .

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Ria Christie Collections Condition: Franco was a classically insular dictator.

Although one of the reviews on the back of the book notes that Preston despises his subject, on the whole he does not belabor it. He rightly guessed that the west’s view of him and his stand as a bulwark against Communism would change their minds about him. Find Rare Books Book Value.

Surrounded by acolytes and an adoring franc he had no clear conception of how poor Spain was in the s and 50s. Franco the man can be sepaa more prestoh the lines. Alle kostenlosen Kindle-Leseanwendungen anzeigen. Dalley Book Service Published: Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. He explores the disasters of Franco’s ‘autarky’, highlights his pro-axis belligerence, his rampant human rights abuses. The Royal Academy of the History of Spain has criticized much this book.

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Franco: A Biography

Rather it reflects my admiration for Preston’s telling of his story. Many things in this book are not true and not well investigated and there is no real data about things he says. He believed in many odd theories and gimmicks ezpaa was a lifelong hater of freemasonry.

Preston hints at changing attitudes in Spain as affecting Franco’s rule, but does not really explore or esapa identify those changes. Gehen Sie zu Amazon. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Clean and bright, a few creases.


This book is exhaustive in detail about the life of Mr. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Heavy wear to cover.

Franco: Caudillo De Espana: : Paul Preston: Books

Jun 28, Brad Eastman rated preson it was ok. Preston does do an admirable job of dissecting the internal and foreign politics of Spain in the lead up to and early days of World War II. Jan 17, Patrick Elsey rated it really liked it. After finishing it, I feel like I had read too much detail with nothing other than chronology giving structure to it.

Presston to Catalonia Penguin Modern Classics. Visit the Help Desk. Jan 03, Ian Chapman rated it it was amazing. Selon Preston, Franco qui admirait Hitler voulait batter du cote des Allemands mais il voulait en retour recevoir les colonies Francaises dans le nord d’Afrique.

Pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting. Explore the Home Gift Guide. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? There’s a problem loading this menu at the moment. So how could you get an objective view of the Franco? He accumulated as much power as the medieval kings he adored and emulated and ruled with an arbitrary, heavy hand on overtly fascist principles. Sign In Register Help Cart.

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Greener Books Ltd Published: Preston does very little to put Expaa life in the context of Spain of the times or why some would support Mr. Oct 26, Rich McAllister rated it really liked it Shelves: He executed the enemy without comp This page monster of a book is the definitive one on the Spanish dictator.


A very interesting read, but a bit of a slough, at the company of Franco was wearing me down: Learn more about Amazon Prime. vranco

Franco, Caudillo De Espana: Paul Preston: : Books

Open Preview See a Problem? Captivating as a novel, this is an immensely impressive and very readable book although disconcerting and terrifying. Most helpful customer reviews on Amazon. Spain was much better under Franco than it is now. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Amazon Global Store UK International products have separate terms, are sold from abroad and may differ from local products, including fit, age ratings, and language of product, labeling or instructions.

During his final illness, they were trying to keep him alive for another week so they could claim he reappointed some officials for another term; despite pumping new blood into him as he bled it out, resulting in the bed, floor, and wall being blood soaked, they had to give up at his daughter’s insistence.

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