In Imagining Spain Henry Kamen studies the creation of a Spanish identity in the 19th and 20th centuries, the challenges to that nationalist ideology, the idea of national decline, and how aspects such as Catholicism, monarchy, and the empire played a key role in forming that Spanish identity. An accessible survey to understand some issues that remain in the Spanish society and politics.
- Paperback: 256 pages
- Publisher: Yale University Press; First Edition edition (April 28, 2008)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0300191111
- ISBN-13: 978-0300191110
- Product Dimensions: 9.2 x 6.1 x 0.5 inches