Falange: A History of Spanish Fascism, Volume 22

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Stanford University Press, 1961 - Fascism - 316 pages
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Franco vs. Fascism, January 26, 2007 Primo de Rivera is the great fascist leader of the Spanish Civil War. Captured, judged and sentenced to death by the Republicans in 1936, Franco shrewdly turned ... Read full review

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A real page-turner until the unfortunate death of José Antonio Primo de Rivera, the playboy fascist whose colorful and violent rhetoric was balanced by good sense, style and charm. Payne's account of ... Read full review

Contents

THE BACKGROUND
1
H THE BIRTH OF NATIONAL SYNDICALISM
10
THE EMERGENCE OF JOSE ANTONIO PRIMO DE RIVERA
21
THE FOUNDING OF THE FALANGE
38
POETRY AND TERRORISM
49
THE STRUGGLE OVER TACTICS AND COMMAND
59
THE PARTY OF JOSE ANTONIO
74
THE ELECTIONS OF 1936
89
THE FALANGE MILITIA
142
POLITICAL INTRIGUE IN SALAMANCA
148
THE FALANGE AS STATE PARTY 19371939
174
THE NEW SPAIN OF THE CAUDILLO
199
POLITICS DURING WORLD WAR II
225
PLAYING OUT THE STRING
239
NOTES
269
BIBLIOGRAPHY
299

THE FALANGE INTO THE HOLOCAUST
101
THE FALANGE EARLY IN THE CIVIL WAR
116
JOSE ANTONIO IN ALICANTE
132

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Stanley Payne has taught history at several universities, including Columbia University, University of California, Los Angeles and the University of Wisconsin. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and a corresponding member of Real Academia Espanola de la Historia, Madrid. He has received various awards and prizes, most recently the Marshal Shulman Book Award of the American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies (2005) and the Gran Cruz de Isabel la Catolica from the Spanish government (2009). He has been co-editor of the Journal of Contemporary History since 1999. Professor Payne is the author of more than 20 books and 150 articles, as well as co-author or co-editor of 9 books. Most recently, he is the author of The Collapse of the Spanish Republic, 1933 1936: Origins of the Civil War, Franco and Hitler: Spain, Germany, and World War II, Spain: A Unique History and Civil War in Europe, 1905 1949.