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Pancho Villa

Mexican revolutionary hero

by R. Conrad Stein

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Child"s World Inc. in Chanhassen, MN .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mexico
    • Subjects:
    • Villa, Pancho, 1878-1923 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Villa, Pancho, 1878-1923.,
    • Revolutionaries -- Mexico -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Revolutionaries.,
    • Mexico -- History -- 1910-1946 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Mexico -- History -- 1910-1946.

    • About the Edition

      A biography of the turn-of-the-century Mexican outlaw who helped overthrow the Diaz government in the Revolution of 1910.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 39) and index.

      Statementby R. Conrad Stein.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
      SeriesA proud heritage, Proud heritage (Child"s World (Firm))
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1234.V63 S74 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination40 p. :
      Number of Pages40
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3678849M
      ISBN 101592961711
      LC Control Number2003020131
      OCLC/WorldCa54035325

        "Friedrich Katz's The Life and Times of Pancho Villa is a masterpiece of contemporary historiography Diligent, extremely well-documented, fluid and elegant at all times, Friederich Katz presents Mexicans with our ghosts—alive." Carlos Fuentes Los Angeles Times Book Review5/5(3). This is a tale that might be told around a campfire, night after night in the midst of a military campaign. The kinetic and garrulous Pancho Villa talking on and on about battles and men; bursting out with hearty, masculine laughter; weeping unashamed for fallen comrades; casually mentioning his hotheadedness—"one of my violent outbursts"—which sent one, two, or a dozen men before the.

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Vibrant prose about a larger than life historical figure who leaps off the page. This biography was originally published in It is written somewhat like a novel by Pancho Villa book different scenes from Villa's life from his first involvement with the revolutionary forces up until his death.

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In Pancho Villa was assassinated amid a barrage of gunfire while traveling home in his car from a visit to Parral, Chihuahua, Mexico. Villa was the son of a field labourer and was orphaned at an early age. In revenge for an assault on his sister, he killed one of the owners of the estate on which he worked and was afterward forced to flee.

Pancho Villa () was a famed Mexican revolutionary and guerilla leader. He joined Francisco Madero’s uprising against Mexican President Porfirio.

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The Life and Times of Pancho Villa By Friedrich Katz Stanford University Press, Read preview Overview The Myth of the Revolution: Hero Cults and the Institutionalization of the Mexican State, By Ilene V. O'Malley Greenwood Press, Esta monumental biografía con una reconstrucción minuciosa de la realidad porfiriana de Chihuahua y de las condiciones que situaron a ese estado en el centro del proceso revolucionario, y continúa con una descripción de la vida de forajido que llevó Villa antes de la revolución y de su surgimiento como dirigente revolucionario menor hasta convertirse en el general que encabezó ese 5/5(1).

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Francisco "Pancho" Villa (born José Doroteo Arango Arámbula; June 5, –J ) was a Mexican revolutionary leader who advocated for the poor and land reform. He helped lead the Mexican Revolution, which ended the reign of Porfirio Díaz and led to the creation of a new government in : Jennifer Rosenberg.

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