Episodes of the Cuban Revolutionary War, 1956-58
"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."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved
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We remembered our own landing and the difficult moments we had gone through
; we wanted to help that group by carrying out a support action . So we started for
the coast , where an enemy infantry company held positions with fortifications ...
In all , 15 comrades had been put out of action . The enemy had 19 wounded , 14
dead , another 14 prisoners , and 6 escapees , which made a total of 53 men ,
under the command of a second lieutenant who had shown the white flag when ...
... Oriente Revolutionary Action , later renamed Revolutionary National Action ,
which fused with Moncada veterans and ... led November 30 , 1956 , Santiago de
Cuba uprising ; national action coordinator of July 26 Movement and head of its ...
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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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