Omar Cabezas Lacayo (born in León, Nicaragua) is a Nicaraguan author, revolutionary and politician. He was a commander in the guerrilla war against Somoza, and prominent Sandinista party member. He is perhaps most famous outside of Nicaragua for his book entitled Fire From the Mountain (published. Omar Cabezas, a typical guerrilla, writes with vivid descriptive powers and a flair for scenes. This work contains many useful analogies with recently appearing. Directed by Deborah Shaffer. With Omar Cabezas. Fire from the Mountain Poster · Add a Plot». Director: Deborah Shaffer. Writer: Omar Cabezas (book).

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Sep 14, Brendan rated montain it was amazing Recommends it for: Ian C rated it liked it Oct 15, Last weekend, I visited the northern mountains of Nicaragua. Sign In Register Help Cart. First Edition; First Printing. Refresh and try again. Previous owner’s inscription in ink. Another view is that revolutions are best seen as processes. They mark the points at which the old order collapses and the new begins.


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Inscribed by author on front endpage. I should have challenged myself and tried to read it in the original Spanish because I think it suffered a bit in translation, which made it seem sort of dated at times. It is also known for being the first major work in the Nicaraguan vernacular, rather than formal Spanish.

Crown Publishers, New York, How Nicaragua has changed. Very Good Condition Edition: Autobiografisch relaas van Omar Cabezas over zijn tijd als Sandinistisch frontsoldaat in het achterland van Nicaragua, in de jaren zeventig.

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Introduction by Carlos Fuentes. Contains some markings such as highlighting and writing. The Book Barn Published: And being an American, especially the type of American inclined to read books about Sandinismo, I initially found Cabezas’s overwhelming confidence in the propriety of his actions to be somewhat off-putting.


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No markings to any text pages. Binding is square and tight. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. Sometimes key events are cited as precursors. You are commenting using your Twitter account.