Moira's Reviews > The Spanish Holocaust: Inquisition and Extermination in Twentieth-Century Spain

The Spanish Holocaust by Paul Preston
Rate this book
Clear rating

by
8073100
's review
Mar 22, 12

Read from March 08 to 14, 2012

This is an extremely painful book to read. However, it is a book that needs to be read in order to understand the scale of the cruelty that occurred during the war and for many years after. It is a chilling read for anyone who has ever been a member of a trade union, a freethinker, a democrat or married to one. It helps explain the years of silence and indeed the fragility of democracy in the post Franco era. It will leave a mark on you as I am sure the recording and the writing of it must have done to Paul Preston. A harrowing testament to the victims of the Spanish holocaust.
2 likes · likeflag

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read The Spanish Holocaust.
sign in »

No comments have been added yet.