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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August 29 - Guevara's column, now numbering 100, ambushes army troops at El
Hombrito. Following the battle, the two Rebel columns meet up and march,
sometimes together, sometimes separately, toward Pino del Agua. September 5 ...
The battle of El Hombrito The column was only a month old, and we were already
restless in our sedentary life in the Sierra Maestra. We were in the valley called El
Hombrito [the little man], so named because from the plains one could see a ...
After we had performed the painful duty of establishing peace and moral order in
all the territory over which the Rebel Army was moving to exercise administrative
control, we headed back toward El Hombrito. Our column was divided into three ...
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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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