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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For this reason, we crossed the Aji and returned through territories familiar to all
of us, until we reached the house of old Mendoza.1 We had to cut our way with
machetes along the edge of the hills, through paths unwalked by men for a very ...
and was also killed in battle and posthumously promoted to commander by Raul
Castro on the "Frank Pais" Second Eastern Front;2 also, Comrade Pena, a
student from Santiago who reached the rank of commander and took his own life
Moments later, intense fire began, and our defenses along the southern part
were overwhelmed by the reinforcements that had reached Sanchez Mosquera.
We were forced to retreat. Once again the killer was saved. We issued the
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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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