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Compañero : the life and death of Che Guevara

Author: Jorge G Castañeda; Marina Castañeda
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Vintage Books edView all editions and formats
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Traces the life of the Latin American communist revolutionary from his youth, to his relationship with Fidel Castro, to his untimely demise.

Biography of Che Guevara, drawing from Soviet archives, personal letters, and other sources to discuss the early life, revolutionary activities, and execution of the Latin American revolutionary leader.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Che Guevara; Che Guevara
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jorge G Castañeda; Marina Castañeda
ISBN: 0679759409 9780679759409
OCLC Number: 39170044
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1997.
Description: xvii, 456 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: ch. 1. Childhood, youth, and asthma in Argentina --
ch. 2. Years of love and indifference in Buenos Aires : medical school, Perón, and Chichina --
ch. 3. First blood : navigating is necessary, living is not --
ch. 4. Under fire with Fidel --
ch. 5. Our man in Havana --
ch. 6. The "Brain of the revolution" ; the scion of the Soviet Union --
ch. 7. "Socialism must live, it isn't worth dying beautifully" --
ch. 8. With Fidel, neither marriage nor divorce --
ch. 9. Che Guevara's heart of darkness --
ch. 10. Betrayed by whom in Bolivia? --
ch. 11. Death and resurrection.
Other Titles: Life and death of Che Guevara
Responsibility: Jorge G. Castañeda ; translated from the Spanish by Marina Castañeda.
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Traces the life of the Latin American communist revolutionary from his youth, to his relationship with Fidel Castro, to his untimely demise.

Biography of Che Guevara, drawing from Soviet archives, personal letters, and other sources to discuss the early life, revolutionary activities, and execution of the Latin American revolutionary leader.

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