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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There were other promotions; Ramiro Valdes was promoted to captain and his
platoon joined my column. Ciro Redondo, too, was promoted to captain, and was
to lead another platoon. The column was made up of three platoons. The first one
AUGUST 29, 1957 1 SETTLEMENT WHERE SOLDIERS WERE CAMPED 2
SHOOTING BEGINS 3 RAMIRO VALDES'S PLATOON 4 CIRO REDONDO'S
PLATOON 5 LALO SARDINAS'S PLATOON 6 RAUL CASTRO MERCADER'S
I ordered the two lateral platoons to retreat, and when they began to move, we
too began our retreat, leaving the rear guard in charge of maintaining fire until all
of Lalo Sardiftas's platoon had passed, since we anticipated a second line of ...
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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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