Synopses & Reviews
andldquo;When I read these notes for the first time, I was quite young myself and I immediately identified with this man who narrated his adventures in such a spontaneous manner . . .
andldquo;There were moments when I literally took over Granadoandrsquo;s place on the motorbike and clung to my dadandrsquo;s back, journeying with him over the mountains and around the lakes . . .
andldquo;To tell you the truth, the more I read, the more I was in love with the boy my father had been . . .andrdquo;andmdash; from Aleida Guevaraandrsquo;s preface
andldquo;A journey, a number of journeys. Ernesto Guevara in search of adventure, Ernesto Guevara in search of America, Ernesto Guevara in search of Che. On this journey of journeys, solitude found solidarity, andlsquo;Iandrsquo; turned into andlsquo;weandrsquo;.andrdquo;andmdash;Eduardo Galeano
Featuring original photographs from Che's journey across South America, a new translation, and a moving Preface by the author's daughter, this work marks the starting point of Guevara's transformation into one of the 20th century's most enduring icons.
Spanish edition of Che Guevara's account of his youthful escapades on a motorbike in Latin America
About the Author
Che Guevara was the legendary Latin American guerrilla fighter who joined the Cuban revolutionary movement that toppled the Batista dictatorship. He played a leading role in the early years of the Cuban Revolution and made an extraordinary and original contribution to Marxist theory. He died at the hands of CIA assassins in Bolivia in 1967.