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The Death of Ben Linder: The Story of a North American in Sandinista Nicaragua

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In 1987, the death of Ben Linder, the first American killed by President Reagan's "freedom fighters" — the U.S.-backed Nicaraguan Contras — ignited a firestorm of protest and debate. In this landmark first biography of Linder, investigative journalist Joan Kruckewitt tells his story.

In the summer of 1983, a 23-year-old American named Ben Linder arrived in Managua with a unicycle and a newly earned degree in engineering. In 1986, Linder moved from Managua to El Cu

About the Author

\JOAN KRUCKEWITT is a journalist who lived in Nicaragua from 1983-1991 and covered the war between the Sandinistas and the U.S.-backed Contras for ABC Radio. She reported from Latin America and Europe for various radio networks (Pacifica, RKO, Mutual, NBC, Monitoradio, Canadian Broadcasting Company, National Public Radio) and newspapers. Kruckewitt lives in Northern California.

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ISBN:
9781609802042
Publisher:
Seven Stories Press
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography : Political
Author:
Kruckewitt, Joan
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Biography & Autobiography : Editors, Journalists, Publishers
Subject:
Political Science : Political Ideologies - Anarchism
Subject:
History : Latin America - General
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Publication Date:
January 2011
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English

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