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8 edition of Condor Legion found in the catalog.

Condor Legion

the Wehrmacht"s training ground

by Ian Westwell

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Published by Ian Allan in Hersham, Surrey .
Written in

    Places:
  • Spain
    • Subjects:
    • Spain. Ejército Nacional. Legión Cóndor,
    • Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939 -- Participation, German,
    • Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939 -- Aerial operations,
    • Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939 -- Regimental histories

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 93-95) and index.

      StatementIan Westwell.
      SeriesSpearhead ;, 15
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDP269.47.G3 W44 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination96 p. :
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3458510M
      ISBN 10071103043X
      LC Control Number2005391737
      OCLC/WorldCa56647065

      The Condor Legion was the expeditionary force of soldiers and airmen sent by Hitler to aid Franco's Nationalists in the Spanish Civil War. The Germans used the war as an opportunity to develop equipment and tactics, and their force included not only instructors, but also combat units of artillery, tanks and aircraft.   The Condor Legion was the expeditionary force of soldiers and airmen sent by Hitler to aid Franco's Nationalists in the Spanish Civil War. The Germans used the war as an opportunity to develop equipment and tactics, and their force included not only instructors, but also combat units of artillery, tanks and : Bloomsbury Publishing.

      Condor Legion, Weapons Book No 35, Ballantine's Illustrated History of the Violent Century * illustrated history of the Condor Legion in the Spanish Civil war * page softcover book * author: Peter Elstob * First Printing: October by Ballantine Books Inc. New York, NY * numerous black-and-white photos and line-drawings of airplanes. The Condor Legion was the expeditionary force of soldiers and airmen sent by Hitler to aid Franco's Nationalists in the Spanish Civil War. The Germans used the war as an opportunity to develop equipment and tactics, and their force included not only instructors, but also combat units of artillery, tanks and aircraft. These units tested guns, tanks and planes and perfected .

      Pedros y Pablos - Fliegen - Erleben - Kämpfen in Spanien (Pedros y Pablos - Flying, Experiencing, Fighting in Spain) is a Third Reich book about the German participation of the Condor Legion in the Civil War of Spain, written by a man who was in the center of it all right from the start. The unusual name of this book does not refer to people named Pedro or Pablo but to . Armee mit geheimen Auftrag: die deutsche Legion Condor in Spanien (Army with a Secret Mission - the German Condor Legion in Spain) by Rudolf Stache is an illustrated Nazi book published to tell the story of the heroic German volunteers that fought in the Civil War in Spain. General Franco asked for help in his fight against the Communists, and German civilians .


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THE LEGION CONDOR: A HISTORY OF THE LUFTWAFFE IN THE SPANISH CIVIL WAR, is a well-researched and lavishly photographed account of one of the Luftwaffe's premier units. It is also an impressive historical account that contributes to the history of military airpower in World War II.

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The entire film script is translated into. Legion Condor is a German war film directed by Karl Ritter and starring Paul Hartmann, Albert Hehn and Fritz film portrays the German Condor Legion which fought in the Spanish Civil e of the Nazi-Soviet Pact, the production was halted after 15 days of film-shooting, on 25 Augustto avoid offending the Soviets who had supported the other Music by: Herbert Windt.

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but the Condor Legion was the only significant military unit sent to Spain by Germany. I was in high school when I first heard the term "Condor.

Product Information. This classic book now makes its first appearance in English. Long out-of-print this study is one of the few books dedicated to the history of the infamous Legion Condor, the German volunteer unit that fought with pro-Franco .The Condor Legion returned home in and there was a big parade through Berlin to commemorate its success.

For all those interested in military history, the new ‘Spearhead’ series is an excellent account of each of the individual units.4/5(1).Get this from a library! Condor legion: the Wehrmacht's training ground.

[Ian Westwell] -- "The Spanish Civil War between the Nationalists, under Gen. Francisco Franco, and the Republicans polarised international opinion. The Nationalists received aid from the fascists -- .