¡Hugo! : the Hugo Chávez story from mud hut to perpetual revolution

Author
Edition
  • 1st ed.
Published
  • Hanover, N.H. : Steerforth Press c2007
Physical description
xii, 570 p., 16 p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
ISBN
  • 9781586421359 (alk. paper)
  • 1586421352 (alk. paper)
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [475]-530) and index.
Contents
  • Hurricane Hugo -- Roots of rebellion -- A revolutionary is born -- Testing the waters -- A sacred oath -- The conspiracy deepens -- First betrayals -- The massacre -- Waiting in the wings -- Rebellion of the angels -- Jail -- Secret comandante's good-bye -- On the road -- Beauty and the beast -- To power -- A birth and a tragedy -- First defections -- Oil man -- First revolts and the return of the Iran-Contra crowd -- The coup -- The president is missing -- The aftermath -- Oil strike -- The social missions --The recall -- Striking back -- Twenty-first-century socialism.
Related item
  • http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0730/2007023907-b.html
  • http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0730/2007023907-d.html
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Biography
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English
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