"This book will doubtless become a point of departure for anglophone readers wanting to understand the essential strands of continuity in Spanish history since the civil war." (Late Modern, 2010)
Stanley Payne, University of Wisconsin–Madison
"An important new study. With Spain more polarised in the wake of the bombings of 11 March 2004 than at any time since the Civil War, it will be required reading for all those interested in the history and politics of the Iberian Peninsula."
Charles Esdaile, University of Liverpool