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Published: 24 June 2014

272 Pages | 10 illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199936571

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Specters of Revolution

Peasant Guerrillas in the Cold War Mexican Countryside

Alexander Avina

  • The first book in English to chronicle both the history of peasant revolutionary movements and the history of state terror employed by the Mexican government against rural civilians during the 1960s and 70s.
  • Uses previously classified (Mexican government) spy reports, intelligence reports, and military documents.