Franco And The Axis Stigma by D. PikeFranco And The Axis Stigma by D. Pike

Franco And The Axis Stigma

byD. Pike

Hardcover | June 17, 2008

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Examining Franco's relations with Hitler and Mussolini during the Second World War, this book makes use of two major sources: the German Admiralty's archives, stunning in their evidence of Franco's support; and the Spanish press, operating under a totalitarian regime and yearning for an Axis victory to the bitter end.
DAVID WINGEATE PIKE was born in England and educated at Blundell's School, McGill University and Universidad Interamericana Mexico. He received doctorates from the Université de Toulouse and Stanford University, where he served as Assistant Director at the Institute of hispanic American and Luso-Brasilian Studies. He is now Distinguis...
Title:Franco And The Axis StigmaFormat:HardcoverDimensions:224 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0 inPublished:June 17, 2008Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230202896

ISBN - 13:9780230202894

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Table of Contents

Introduction * The Civil War and France: Unsettled Accounts (1936–1940) * From Franco’s Victory to the Fall of France (1 April 1939–15 June 1940) * Vichy France and Britain’s Battle for its Life (June–September 1940 * Hitler’s Quandary: Southwest or East? (September 1940–June 1941 * Barbarossa to Pearl Harbor (22 June–7 December 1941) * War in the Mediterranean (January–November 1942 * Fortunes Reversed: Operation Torch and Italian Capitulation (8 November 1942–3 September 1943) * The Tightening of the Allied Vice (3 September 1943­–6 June 1944) * From D-Day to the Battle of the Bulge (6 June 1944–December 1944) * The Death of Hope (January 1945–May 1945 * Epilogue: Duplicity Rewarded * Notes * Appendices * Bibliography