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  1. Writing the City

    Eden, Babylon and the New Jerusalem

    By Peter Preston, Paul Simpson-Housley

    `The expression of human experience it embodies ... includes all personal history'. Saul Bellow's view of the city is far from that of classic geographical descriptions which look at growth or decline, demographic patterns, traffic flows and economic potential: these empirically conceived models of...

    Published February 18th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Spain and the Great Powers in the Twentieth Century

    Edited by Sebastian Balfour, Paul Preston, Professor Paul Preston

    Series: Routledge/Canada Blanch Studies on Contemporary Spain

    Spain and the Great Powers in the Twentieth Centuryexamines the international context to, and influences on, Spanish history and politics from 1898 to the present day. Spanish history is necessarily international, with the significance of Spain's neutrality in the First World War and the global...

    Published April 15th 1999 by Routledge

  3. The Politics of Revenge

    Fascism and the Military in 20th-century Spain

    By Paul Preston

    The role of the Spanish Right in the course of the twentieth-century has been a neglected area of academic study. The Politics of Revenge redresses this providing a succinct and disturbing account....

    Published April 20th 1995 by Routledge

  4. Coming of the Spanish Civil War

    2nd Edition

    By Paul Preston

    This classic text is made newly available in a substantially revised and updated second edition....

    Published June 30th 1994 by Routledge

  5. The Triumph of Democracy in Spain

    By Paul Preston

    The Triumph of Democracy in Spain tells a gripping story of the tortuous creation of Spain's constitutional monarchy. The book provides an authoritative account of the tribulations of the forces of progress, beginning in 1969 with the disintegration of Franco's dictatorship and ending with the...

    Published February 19th 1987 by Routledge

  6. Revolution and War in Spain, 1931-1939

    Edited by Paul Preston

    This collection of essays constitutes a magnificent monument to recent scholarship on the Second Republic and the Civil War. It is indispensable for a full understanding of the period.' - Raymond Carr...

    Published November 15th 1984 by Routledge

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