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The Spanish Civil War 1936-39 (1): Nationalist Troops #495 Osprey Men at Arms

By: Alejandro De Quesada

Price: $24.95

Publisher: UK, Osprey Publishing: 2014

Seller ID: 002909

ISBN: 1782007822

Condition: New


The Spanish Civil War, 1936-39, was the curtain-raiser to World War II, and the major international event of the 1930s. It was the first great clash of 20th-century ideologies, between the rebel Nationalist army led by General Franco (right-wing, and aided by Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy), and the Republican army of the government (left-wing, and aided by the Communist Soviet Union and many volunteers from liberal democracies). Three years of widespread campaigns involved the most modern weapons available (submachine guns, mortars, artillery, tanks, and combat aircraft operating in direct su... View more info