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Child of the Revolution: Growing up in Castro's Cuba

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3.8 out of 5
Based on 21 Ratings and 12 Reviews

Book Description
Compelling and vivid, this memoir presents an intimate portrait of Castro's Cuba through a wide-eyed and eager boy growing up in the 1960s. At the na´ve age of 10, Luis M. Garcia, embarrassed by his anti-revolutionary parents, pledges his allegiance to Lenin, Marx, and the mythical Che Guevara, knowing that this is the only path to become a better revolutionary-and to get out of school early. Told... More
Book Information
PublisherAllen & Unwin
BindingPaperback (2 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages248
ISBN-101741148529
ISBN-13978-1741148527
Publication Date04/01/2007
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About Luis M. Garcia (Author) : Luis M. Garcia is a published author. A published credit of Luis M. Garcia is Child of the Revolution: Growing up in Castro's Cuba.
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