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.
Résultats 1-3 sur 18
It is important to point out that the fighters against the dictatorship in both the
Sierra and the Llano were able to hold opinions on tactics that were at times
diametrically opposed, without having this lead to abandoning the insurrectional
The Llano leadership had underestimated the enemy's strength and subjectively
overestimated their own, without taking into account the methods necessary to
unleash their forces. But most importantly, the meeting discussed and passed ...
The division between the Sierra and the Llano was a real one. There was a
certain objective basis for it, due to the higher level of maturity achieved over the
course of the guerrilla struggle by the Sierra representatives and the lower level
Avis des internautes - Rédiger un commentaire
Review: Episodes of the Cuban Revolutionary War, 1956-58Avis d'utilisateur - Seyed - Goodreads
I wish I could read this in its original language (whatever Che was speaking and writing.) A good read overall. Consulter l'avis complet
Review: Episodes of the Cuban Revolutionary War, 1956-58Avis d'utilisateur - obfuscations - Goodreads
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
List of Granma expeditionaries 424
The battle of La Plata January 1957
11 autres sections non affichées
Autres éditions - Tout afficher
Democracy and revolution: Latin America and socialism today
D. L. Raby
Affichage d'extraits - 2006