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Buchenau, J?rgen

The Last Caudillo: Alvaro Obregn and the Mexican Revolution

Buchenau, J?rgen - The Last Caudillo: Alvaro Obregn and the Mexican Revolution, ebook

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The Last Caudillo presents a brief biography of the life and times of General Alvaro Obregón, along with new insights into the Mexican Revolution and authoritarian rule in Latin America.

  • Features a succinct biography of the life and times of a fascinating figure in Mexico's revolutionary past

  • Represents the most analytical and up-to-date study of caudillo/military strongman rule

  • Sheds new light on the networks and discourse practices that support rulers such as the Castros in Cuba and Hugo Chávez in Venezuela, and the emergence of modern Mexico

  • Offers new insights into the role of leadership, the nature of revolution, and the complex forces that helped shape modern Mexico

Keywords: Mexican history, Mexican revolution, machismo, Pauncho Villa, Zapata, cult of personality

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2010
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
208 pages
Category
History
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781444397185
Printed ISBN
9781405199032

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