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The posthumous career of Emiliano Zapata : myth, memory, and Mexico's twentieth century

Author: Samuel Brunk
Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, 2008.
Series: Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long series in Latin American and Latino art and culture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This is a comprehensive examination of the Zapata legacy which incorporates archival research and wide-ranging cultural issues. It examines all perspectives, from politicized commemorations of Zapata's death to popular stories and corridos.
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Named Person: Emiliano Zapata; Emiliano Zapata; Emiliano Zapata; Emiliano Zapata
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Brunk
ISBN: 9780292717800 0292717806 9780292718500 0292718500
OCLC Number: 190620346
Description: x, 353 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: A war of images --
The regional cult --
Forging a national Zapata, 1920-1934 --
Making Zapata official --
A modern Zapata for a golden age, 1940-1968 --
Putting Zapata on the map, 1920-1968 --
Resurrecting the rebel : Emiliano Zapata at work and play, 1968-1988 --
Going home to Chiapas --
Conclusion : of Leviathan, lo mexicano, and Zapata on the border.
Series Title: Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long series in Latin American and Latino art and culture.
Responsibility: Samuel Brunk.

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Before there was Che Guevara, there was Emiliano Zapata, the charismatic revolutionary who left indelible marks on Mexican politics and society. This title offers a comprehensive examination of the  Read more...
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