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    Franco (Life & Times (Haus)) (Paperback) By (author) Michael Streeter

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    DescriptionFranco's ruthless pursuit of victory in the bloody Spanish Civil War alone guaranteed him fame and notoriety. The general went on to rule Spain for nearly 40 years with an authoritarian zeal that scarcely diminished in old age. Variously courted by the liberal democracies of Britain and France, the Fascist alliance of Hitler and Mussolini and then by anti-communist administrations in Washington, Franco played a major role on the world stage until his death in 1975.


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    Title
    Franco
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Michael Streeter
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 170
    Width: 128 mm
    Height: 198 mm
    Thickness: 13 mm
    Weight: 271 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781904950325
    ISBN 10: 1904950329
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25500
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3JJH
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.2
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: HBLW
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3JJP
    BIC subject category V2: HBJD
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DSE
    LC classification: CT
    B&T General Subject: 170
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 03
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    Ingram Subject Code: BA
    DC22: B
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 05
    BISAC V2.8: BIO011000
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/20CNTY
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 26
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 23
    BISAC V2.8: HIS045000
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET210
    Ingram Theme: CULT/SPANIS
    Abridged Dewey: 320
    BISAC V2.8: HIS037070
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    BISAC V2.8: BIO010000, BIO006000
    BIC subject category V2: 3JJH, 3JJP, 1DSE
    DC22: 946.082092
    Thema V1.0: JPHL, NHD
    Illustrations note
    36 black & white halftones
    Publisher
    Haus Publishing Limited
    Imprint name
    Haus Publishing Limited
    Publication date
    01 March 2006
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Michael Streeter worked as news editor of the Independent on Sunday and as editor of the Scottish Daily Express and has written several books, including a forthcoming title on the history of the Mediterranean.
    Review quote
    'This was an excellent, if very brief, introduction to the life of the Spanish dictator, Francisco Franco ... All in all this is a great biography of the man for anyone who doesn't want to slog through a massive tome. The book is very aesthetically pleasing as well. It is sleek, compact, has glossy pages and many pictures.' amazon.com