Sir Paul Preston CBE is an English historian and Hispanist, biographer of General Franco, specialist in Spanish history, in particular the Spanish Civil War, which he has studied for more than 30 years.
Books by Paul Preston
Interviews with Paul Preston
It was a bloody conflict that divided Spain and drew in Hitler, Stalin and Mussolini. Later, it inspired great works of art and literature. An eminent historian of the period tells us why it continues to fascinate him
Interviews where books by Paul Preston were recommended
Author and founder of Virago Press decries the absolute silence of the church during the Holocaust, and discusses five books on the “dark and murky side” the French have now “faced up to”