A Military History of Modern Spain: From the Napoleonic Era to the International War on Terror
In the 19th and 20th centuries, Spain was a key player in the military conflagrations that created modern Europe. From the Napoleonic Wars, through the dress rehearsal for World War II that was the Spanish Civil War, to the grim struggle against terrorism today, the military history of modern Spain has both shaped and reflected larger forces beyond its borders.
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It is also the history of an organization that in the early nineteenth century served as an instrument for liberal reform and progress, then by the end of the century, and into the twentieth century, became a vehicle for political ...
While the military had tried to institute reforms after the Napoleonic War, by establishing military academies and training manuals for recruits, one area of military science that was overlooked was mountain warfare.
He is best remembered for ending the Moroccan War (1921–27), but he is also responsible for reforming the Army by, ... However, opposition to Primo de Rivera's reforms, particularly from the artillery branch, caused him to lose the ...
The conspirators, led by General Emilio Mola, stationed in Pamplona at the time, were opposed to the military reforms which had been instituted by the leadership of the Second Republic since 1931. What the rebel generals expected would ...
... have influenced internal politics in other countries as well, especially as nationalism became an increasingly powerful force, but such pressures often helped stimulate the kind of military reforms that had no counterpart in Spain.
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The Spanish Army 18981931 Jose E Alvarez
Unarmed Neutrality Javier Ponce
Francos Nationalist Army George Esenwein
5 The Popular Army of the Spanish Republic 193639 Michael Alpert
6 The Spanish Military During World War II Wayne H Bowen
7 Decolonization and the Spanish Army 194076 Shannon E Fleming
From Isolation to Integration 19452006 Kenneth W Estes and Jose M Serrano
The Spanish Experience 19392006 Jose A Olmeda
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A Military History of Modern Spain: From the Napoleonic Era to the ...
Wayne H. Bowen,José E. Alvarez
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