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By Michael Alpert (auth.)

Michael Alpert's examine of the Spanish Civil conflict is devoted to the overseas features of the clash, and covers the full period, environment the motion in Spain opposed to significant occasions in the course of the international of the Thirties. because the first variation of this ebook new archival fabric has turn into to be had and this absolutely revised version comprises the newest examine at the Spanish Civil battle. This contextual method of the Spanish Civil battle deals insights into the research of this conflict.

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Were the planes still needed ? Evide ntly Mu ssolini was still hesitating. m. o n 28 Jul y, thai twel ve Savoia 81 aircraft co uld be in Moroc co in six hour s and further material in four days by ship. The next day he cabled thai the planes were ready 10 leave . The crews were volunteers and could stay with Franco wearin g Spanish Foreign Leg ion unifonns. '! In the meantime, on 25 Jul y, the Spanish Monarchi st and later Edu cation Mini ster in Franco's Governm ent, Ped ro Sa inz Rodriguez, accompanied by Antonio Goicoechea, one o f tile politicians with whom Mussolin i had s igned the 1934 agreements, was flown to Rom e.

Hitler for aid on the eve ning of 24 July ju st as Blum and Delbos were flying back. from London. Chapter 3 GERMANY In Naz i Ge nnan y there was no Oppo sition . The Government answered to no body . The Forei gn Mini stry - the Wilhclmstrasse - was ignor ed by Hit ler whe n not clo sely subordinated to his will. Unlike the leade rs of France and Britain, Hitler was not paraly sed by the fear of anothe r war. He calc ulated that the Democracies would do anything rathe r than face the possibil ity of co nflict.

When they met 10 di scuss cooperation between their two countries in supplying Franco with war meteriat.! What were Hiller' s reason s for helping Franco ? His decision was possibly opportunist, but this is not to say that there was no plan behind it. The Nazi theori st Alfred Rosenberg thought that Germany should stir up tension among France' s neighbours; Hitler was aware of the rivalry between France and Spain over Morocco. Consistent in Hitler ' s actions was a wish not to antagonise Great Britain.

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