It includes original information on the discovery of the hidden remains of his body and on the celebration of his life and ideals by the socialist regime in Cuba. And it looks at the reasons why leftist political leaders, movements, and governments in Latin America and the Caribbean still pay homage to this charismatic man. He received his degree in political science from the University of California, Los Angeles, is a well-known specialist in Latin American affairs, and is the author of numerous books and articles on politics, economics, and revolutionary change in Latin America and the Caribbean.
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Topics Libraries Unlimited Librarianship: Available for Course Adoption. Features A map of Che Guevara's revolutionary operations Photographs An up-to-date annotated bibliography of the major print and electronic sources of information on Che Guevara A timeline of key events Highlights Draws on original field research in Latin America, as well as letters, diaries, official documents, published works, and interviews Provides a comprehensive biographical treatment including Che's training as a medical doctor; his revolutionary activities in Cuba, Africa, and Bolivia; and the most recent influences of his revolutionary political legacy Examines critical political, economic, social, and social-psychological issues relative to Che Guevara's life and activities Offers a badly needed, up-to-date synthesis of the extensive, yet contradictory information on Che Guevara.
Series Description Greenwood Biographies Ideal for student research assignments, this series features interesting and important figures—contemporary and historical—drawn from a broad range of curriculum subject areas, including history, science, politics, literature, and the arts.
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There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Please try again later. Being born in a well off family, getting a medical degree and start a promising career and a contended life is exactly what everyone with this background would yearn for. But once in a century or more , do we get persons like CHE to lead, inspire and fight selflessly for the upliftment of the exploited masses.
Thinking up of taking up a cause against a mighty opponent itself is requires a lion's heart and nerves of steel which CHE endured and exhibited till his last breath. Hats off to that legendary soul whose thought itself propels people to fight for their freedom and self respect against exploitation of all kinds.
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Che Guevara: A Biography by Richard L. Harris
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