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Emiliano Zapata : revolution & betrayal in Mexico

Author: Samuel Brunk
Publisher: Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
"Emphasizing the man rather than the movement, the author provides an excellent political biography of Zapata. Concludes that Zapata was successful as a local and regional leader but could not make the transition to national leadership, primarily because of the activities of his urban advisors in late 1914 and early 1915"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies (form)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brunk, Samuel, 1959-
Emiliano Zapata.
Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, ©1995
Named Person: Emiliano Zapata; Emiliano Zapata; Emiliano Zapata; Emiliano Zapata; Emiliano Zapata; Emiliano Zapata
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Brunk
ISBN: 0826316190 9780826316196 0826316204 9780826316202
OCLC Number: 31294905
Description: xvi, 360 pages : portraits, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
The making of a rebel --
The hacendado's revolution --
The birth of Zapatismo --
Victory, in part --
The national challenge --
Political whirlwind --
Decline and betrayal --
The road to Chinameca --
Epilogue and conclusion.
Other Titles: Revolution & betrayal in Mexico
Revolution and betrayal in Mexico
Responsibility: Samuel Brunk.
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In this political biography of Zapata, Brunk shows us Zapata the leader as opposed to Zapata the archetypal peasant revolutionary. In previous writings on Zapata, the movement was covered, and Zapata  Read more...


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