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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... 12 months are relatives of the combatants; Moncada veterans Haydee
Santamaria and Melba Hernandez after their release from prison; and other
revolutionary-minded young people including Celia Sanchez, Frank Pais, and
July 30 - Frank Pais is murdered by Batista henchmen in Santiago de Cuba. July
31 - Sixty thousand attend funeral march for Frank Pais in Santiago. U.S.
ambassador Earl Smith goes to Santiago that same day, and is met by street
protest of ...
(A little later he was taken prisoner.) We also met Armando Hart, and I had my
only opportunity to meet that great leader from Santiago, Frank Pals. Frank Pais
was one of those men who command respect from the first meeting; he looked
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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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