Durruti within the Spanish Revolution by way of Abel Paz
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Overview: AK Press has commissioned a chic, new and unabridged translation of the definitive biography of Spanish innovative and army strategist, Buenaventura Durruti. But Abel Paz, who fought along Durruti within the Spanish Civil War, has given us a lot more than an account of a unmarried guy’s existence. Durruti within the Spanish Revolution is as a lot a biography of a country and of a tumultuous ancient generation. Paz seamlessly weaves intimate biographical main points of Durruti’s life-his development from manufacturing facility employee and father to financial institution robber, political exile and, ultimately, innovative leader-with intensive ancient background, behind-the-scenes governmental intrigue, and blow-by-blow accounts of primary battles and concrete guerrilla struggle. An superb and exhaustive find out about of an improbable guy and his life-long battle in opposition to fascism in each its capitalist and Stalinist paperwork.
Includes Jose Luis Gutierres Molina’s advent about Abel Paz’s existence and the historiography of the Spanish Civil War.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Biography