Stanley G. Payne is Hilldale-Jaume Vicens Vives Professor of History at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is the author of fifteen books, including The Spanish Civil War, the Soviet Union, and Communism, published by Yale University Press.
"An outstanding book by one of the most distinguished scholars in the field."-Juan J. Linz, Yale University -- Juan J. Linz "This is the most compelling analysis of the origins of the Spanish Civil War that I know."-Michael Seidman, University of North Carolina-Wilmington -- Michael Seidman