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Ernesto Che Guevara - Bolivian Diary (2nd Hand Paperback)

£3.70
SKU B002403
Synopsis

This Bolivian Diary tells of the last, doomed, 11 months of the most courageous and dedicated revolutionary of the 20th Century - Che Guevara (1928-67).

Compiled from notebooks found in his backpack when he was captured by the Bolivian army in October 1967 and subsequently executed. It became an instant bestseller.

In simple prose, it gives a unique account of the guerrilla's lonely fight against armies, mountains, jungles, hunger, disease and death.

Details
  • Format : Standard 2nd Hand Paperback
  • Condition : Very Good
  • Category : Non-Fiction - The Rest of The World
  • Published : 1968 (This Edition 2000 - Pimlico)
  • ISBN : 9780712664578
  • SKU : B002403
  • PPC : LL300gm
  • RRP : £8.99
  • Quantity Available : 1 only.
External Reviews

"Guevara was a figure of heroic proportions. These diaries, stark and moving, will be his most enduring monument." - Observer.

"Che Guevara is part of the great myths of this century - our era's most perfect man." - Jean-Paul Sartre.

"An inspiration for every human being who loves freedom." - Nelson Mandela.

"The diaries give a fascinating picture into the unromantic life of a guerrilla freedom fighter, but it also shows some of the difficulties, in training, supplying and administering a guerrilla army in a fight for freedom in the jungles of South America." - Goodreads Review.

The Author

Ernesto "Che" Guevara was an Argentine Marxist revolutionary, physician, author, guerrilla leader, diplomat, and military theorist. A major figure of the Cuban Revolution, his stylized visage has become a ubiquitous countercultural symbol of rebellion and global insignia in popular culture.