WAR IN SPAIN: Battle of the Nations

Battle of the Nations

In bitter cold and driving snow, into its 17th day last week moved the greatest battle Spain's war has yet produced.

On any war map Teruel is the nail on a narrow finger of Rightist territory pointed at Leftist Valencia and only 75 miles from the Mediterranean, though those 75 miles include territory as difficult as any that a modern army could be asked to cross. Leftist General Rojo's capture of all but a few buildings in the centre of Teruel (TIME, Jan. 3 et ante), and the driving...

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