Author:Merriman, Marion, and Warren Lerude

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American Commander in Spain: Robert Hale Merriman and the Abraham Lincoln Brigade

By: Merriman, Marion, and Warren Lerude

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Reno, University of Nevada Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20147

ISBN: 0-87417-106-7

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dj


[spine slightly turned, tiny spot on fore-edge; jacket shows just a trace of handling wear, faint stain at bottom of rear panel]. (Nevada Studies in History and Political Science, No. 24) Series (B&W photographs) "This unique biography provides the reader with a rare view of Robert Hale Merriman, the first combat commander of the Abraham Lincoln Battalion, and a major figure in the Spanish Civil War. According to John Kenneth Galbraith, Ernest Hemingway based his character Robert Jordan in For Whom the Bell Tolls in part on Robert Merriman. On the 50th anniversary of the start of the Sp... View more info