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Novelist Primary ISBN9780735221772

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display_description"The graphic novel adaptation of the groundbreaking and definitive biography of Che Guevara. Che Guevara's legend is unmatched in the modern world. Since his assassination in 1967 at the age of thirty-nine, the Argentine revolutionary has become an internationally recognized icon, as revered as he is controversial. As a Marxist ideologue who sought to end global inequality by bringing down the American capitalist empire through armed guerrilla warfare, Che has few rivals in the Cold War era as an apostle of revolutionary change. In Che: A Revolutionary Life, Jon Lee Anderson and José Hernández present the man behind the myth, creating a complex and human portrait of this passionate idealist. Adapted from Jon Lee Anderson's definitive masterwork, Che vividly transports us from young Ernesto's medical school days as a sensitive asthmatic to the battlefields of the Cuban revolution, from his place of power alongside Castro, to his disastrous sojourn in the Congo, and his violent end in Bolivia. Through renowned Mexican artist José Hernández's drawings we feel the bullets wing past the head of the young rebel in Cuba, we smell the thick smoke of Castro's cigars, and scrutinize the face of the weary guerrilla as he's called 'Comandante' for the first time"--
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subject_facetBiographical comics
Cuba -- History -- Revolution, 1959 -- Participation, Foreign -- Comic books, strips, etc
Graphic novels
Guerrillas -- Latin America -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc
Guevara, Che, -- 1928-1967 -- Comic books, strips, etc
title_displayChe : a revolutionary life
title_fullChe : a revolutionary life / Jon Lee Anderson and José Hernández ; translated by Megan McDowell
title_shortChe
title_suba revolutionary life
topic_facetGuerrillas
Guevara, Che
History
Participation, Foreign