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  • Published: 4 June 2019
  • ISBN: 9780399544019
  • Imprint: Penguin
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 112
  • RRP: $12.99

Who Was Che Guevara?




Viva la revolucion! Find out how Che Guevara-a doctor turned communist leader and much more than a face on a T-shirt-ended up paying the ultimate price for his cause.

His very image has become associated with a spirit of rebellion, but Ernesto Guevara-known around the world simply as Che-didn't dream of becoming a revolutionary. Author Ellen Labrecque takes readers on a journey through Che's life starting with his childhood in Argentina, to his travels through South and Central America as a young physician, and ending with his final years as a key player in the Cuban revolution. His legacy-as the author of The Motorcycle Diaries, a champion of the poor, and a force for change in Cuba-is both personal and political.

  • Pub date: 4 June 2019
  • ISBN: 9780399544019
  • Imprint: Penguin
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 112
  • RRP: $12.99

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