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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Toughening up the troops March and Apr1l 1957 were months of restructuring
and apprenticeship for the rebel troops. After being reinforced at La Derecha, our
army consisted of about eighty men and was organized as follows: The forward ...
Furthermore, we became convinced of the tactical correctness of always aiming
at the front of the approaching troops, in an attempt to kill the first one or the first
few. In this way the rest of their troops would refuse to advance, thus immobilizing
It was also necessary to establish a constant watch to avoid having the enemy
swoop down and surprise us by moving their troops directly through the
mountains. The bulk of our excess supplies had been sent to the area of La Mesa
, at 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 La Plata January 1957
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