Franco: A Biography

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Fontana, 1995 - Heads of state - 1002 pages
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Examines the life of Spanish dictator General Franco

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User Review  - DinadansFriend - LibraryThing

It is harder to write a biography of a dull man than an interesting one. This biography was very hard work, but is admirable in the depth of the portrait, and the research. Perforce, it is a history ... Read full review

FRANCO: A Biography

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

A definitive but dull biography of the least known of Europe's 20th-century dictators. Preston (International History/London School of Economics) makes some significant changes in the generally ... Read full review

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About the author (1995)

Paul Preston is Principe de Asturias Professor of Iberian History at the LSE, and was head of the International History Department there for several years. He is regarded as the leading historian of twentieth-century Spain alive.

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