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Shining path

terror and revolution in Peru

by Simon Strong

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Times Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Peru
    • Subjects:
    • Sendero Luminoso (Guerrilla group),
    • Government, Resistance to -- Peru -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Peru -- History -- 1968-1980.,
    • Peru -- History -- 1980-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-275) and index.

      StatementSimon Strong.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF3448.2 .S77 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 286 p. :
      Number of Pages286
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1723804M
      ISBN 100812921801
      LC Control Number92027404

      Peruvian Shining Path The Central Committee of the Peruvian Com-munist Party—Shining Path decides to pre-pare for armed struggle. Fernando Belaúnde Terry wins Perus first presidential elections in seventeen years; the Shining Path launches the armed phase of its "Peoples War." Peruvian government declares terrorism to. From to , Maoist Shining Path rebels, Peruvian state forces, and Andean peasants waged a bitter civil war that left some 69, people dead. Using archival research and oral interviews, Before the Shining Path is the first long-term historical examination of the Shining Path's political, economic, and social antecedents in Ayacucho, the department where the Shining Path initiated its.

      This is the first book in English to provide a truly comprehensive view of Shining Path (Sendero Luminoso), a major guerilla movement in Peru. Sendero 's Maoist principles first begin in the s with a small band of supporters and no attention from the outside world, but later emerged as the. Apr 30,  · “The Shining Path is the fascinating account of how one man and two women forged a union to create one of the modern world’s most extreme insurgencies. Orin Starn and Miguel La Serna have made a remarkable contribution to our historical knowledge about the origins of the Shining Path and have simultaneously produced a compelling page-turner.

      Sendero Luminoso (SL) Shining Path. Mao’s highly influential book, On Guerrilla Warfare, set the tone for the beginnings of SL. Although the Shining Path is no longer as powerful as it. The Shining Path is the fascinating account of how one man and two women forged a union to create one of the modern world’s most extreme insurgencies. Orin Starn and Miguel La Serna have made a remarkable contribution to our historical knowledge about the origins of the Shining Path and have simultaneously produced a compelling page-turner.


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Sep 12,  · Shining Path, Peruvian revolutionary organization that endorsed Maoism and employed guerrilla tactics and violent terrorism. The Shining Path was founded in in a multiple split in the Communist Party of Peru. It took its name from the maxim of the founder of.

There would be a harangue about the aims of the Shining Path and then a “people’s trial” which could end with the summary execution of the mayor and any other government employees, plus Author: Miguel Garnett.

More than a decade after Peru vanquished a long-running insurgency, a bid by some former Shining Path guerrillas to form a political party reopened a bitter national debate on the war and how to.

Apr 15,  · The duo read old documents, interviewed antiterrorism police officials and managed to score a series of jailhouse meetings with Elena Iparraguirre, Shining Path’s second-in-command.

The result of their research is “The Shining Path: Love, Madness and Revolution in. The Shining Path, or “Sendero Luminoso” in Spanish, is a guerrilla rebel organization in Peru.

See the latest news for the Shining Path. Shining Path was founded in by Abimael Guzman (“Comrade Gonzalo”), a philosophy teacher inspired by the writings of Peruvian Marxist, Jose Carlos Mariategui. A narrative history of the unlikely Maoist rebellion that terrorized Peru even after the fall of global Communism.

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