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Government in Spain

the executive at work

by Kenneth Medhurst

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Published by Pergamon Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

  • Spain
    • Subjects:
    • Spain -- Politics and government -- 1939-1975

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 237-247.

      Statementby Kenneth N. Medhurst.
      SeriesThe Commonwealth and international library. Governments of Western Europe
      LC ClassificationsJN8221 .M4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 256 p.
      Number of Pages256
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5292826M
      ISBN 100080169406
      LC Control Number72013298

      Spain's powerful world empire of the 16th and 17th centuries ultimately yielded command of the seas to England. Subsequent failure to embrace the mercantile and industrial revolutions caused the country to fall behind Britain, France, and Germany in economic and political power. Spain remained neutral in World Wars I and II but suffered through a devastating civil war ().

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