Episodes of the Cuban Revolutionary War, 1956-58
Pathfinder, 1 janv. 1996 - 483 pages
Ernesto Che Guevara, Argentine by birth, became a central leader of the Cuban revolution and one of the outstanding communists of the 20th century. This book is his firsthand account of the military campaigns and political events that culminated in the January 1959 popular insurrection that overthrew the U.S.-backed dictatorship in Cuba.
With clarity and humor, Guevara describes his own political education. He explains how the struggle transformed the men and women of the Rebel Army and July 26 Movement led by Fidel Castro. And how these combatants forged a political leadership capable of guiding millions of workers and peasants to open the socialist revolution in the Americas.
Guevara's Episodes of the Cuban Revolutionary War appears here complete for the first time in English.
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Another point that is equally unacceptable to the July 26 Movement is secret
provision number 8, which states: "The revolutionary forces are to be
incorporated, with their weapons, into the regular armed bodies of the republic."
In the first place, ...
The objective of the attack was not to capture the sawmill, but to create an
encirclement that would force the army to send reinforcements. The situation of
the nearest troops was as follows: in San Pablo de Yao was the company of
The most important road, the Fo- mento-to-Placetas highway, was cut off by the
forces led by Captain Silva, while troops of the Revolutionary Directorate blocked
the adjacent highways. At 9:00 p.m. a platoon under the command of Capt.
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I wish I could read this in its original language (whatever Che was speaking and writing.) A good read overall. Consulter l'avis complet
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He had an attack of nerves, there in the solitude of the mountains and the guerrilla camp. He began to shout that he had been promised a camp with abundant food and antiaircraft defenses, but instead ... Consulter l'avis complet
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The battle of Mar Verde November 1957
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