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If you want to understand modern Spain read this book

Advantages: Packed with the most up to date information
Disadvantages: Heavy going in places but worthwhile

...I love History, and I love well written History books, and Mr. Beevor writes excellent History books. This one is an extended version of his first book on Spain published in the 90's. Since then a great deal of new information has come to light which has ...

hooligan854321 27.03.2009 · Read full review
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Review of The Battle for Spain: The Spanish Civil War 1936-1939 - Antony Beevor

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East and West

Advantages: Very compelling
Disadvantages: Quite harrowing at times

Berlin: The Downfall 1945 was first published in 2002 and written by the acclaimed historian Antony Beevor. It tells the grim story of the last months of World War 2 in Europe and the bloody battle for Berlin. My paperback copy is 431 pages long and inc ...

Jake_Speed 19.03.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Berlin: The Downfall 1945 - Antony Beevor

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Read this if ever really want to understand the stupidity of wa

Advantages: More than just a history of D-Day
Disadvantages: None

This book should be required reading for presidents and prime-ministers, generals and school children the world around. Beevor has managed not only to provide a detailed factual history of the D-Day landings but also to capture the mood and spirit of the ...

clb-profis 24.07.2009 · Read full review
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Review of D-Day: The Battle for Normandy - Antony Beevor

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