The Civil War in Spain 1936-1939 Author:Robert Payne (Editor) One of the great events in history as seen in a collection of personal accounts, letters, official reports, court proceedings, reporters' dispatches, diaries, and captured archived that present a richly detailed mosaic of the conflict which shook the world and ushered in World War II. Viewed through the eyes of such participants and observers as... more » Malraux, Orwell, Koestler, Herbert Matthews, Arturo Barea, who came to fight and who reported superbly about what they had witnessed. Here is the Spanish Civil War as it really was, as it appeared to the participants from all over the world.
Robert Payne, the editor, who was an eyewitness to the events of those years in Spain, has selected the material and provided an illuminating Preface and running commentary to give his unique book unity and form.
Copyrights 1962 and 1963 by the author, the Capricorn Books edition was first published in 1970.« less