Life Of A Combatant

Abby Zimet

Today is Che Guevara's birthday (also mine.) To mark the event, Cuba has published the diary he kept during the three-year armed struggle that brought Castro to power in 1959. Published by the Australian Ocean Press, edited by the Che Guevara Studies Centre, run by his widow Aleida. More here on what Che was and wasn't.

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