The Last Caudillo

  • by Jrgen Buchenau
  • Narrated by Chris Snelgrove
  • 7 hrs and 25 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

The Last Caudillo presents a brief biography of the life and times of General Alvaro Obregon, 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 Chavez 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.


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Unfortunately Snelgrove reads like a machine gun

Unfortunately, though clear Snelgrove reads like a monotonous and penetrative machine gun but the analysis itself is excellent
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- L Minnema

Book Details

  • Release Date: 15-04-2013
  • Publisher: Audible Studios