(Spanish Edition) – Kindle edition by Alberto Granado. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Con el Che por sudamérica. Alberto Granado Jiménez (August 8, – March 5, ) was an Argentine– Cuban biochemist, doctor, writer, and scientist. He was also the youthful friend and traveling companion of Che Guevara . Walter Salles’ The Motorcycle Diaries, based upon Granado’s Con el Che por Sudamerica and Guevara’s own account. Travelling companion of Che Guevara during their trip around Latin Con el Che por Sudamerica, was published in and translated into.

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Alberto Granados was featured on the documentary film Che: Erika marked it as to-read Aug 18, Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Many guerrillas died, including Masetti, and only Bustos survived to take part in a later campaign in Bolivia. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The two travellers were obliged to make their way north by ship, bus and riverboat. After the victory of the Cuban Revolution inGranado was invited to Havana by Guevara, who had risen to become second-in-command under Fidel Conn.

EstebanM rated it liked it May 27, Amalia Gonzalez rated it it was amazing Aug 12, Both kept diaries on the journey, and would stay at the leprosarium in San Pablo, Peru at trip’s end. Throughout their continental excursion, grahado witnessed first hand the poverty of disenfranchised native peoples and their frequent lack of access to otherwise cheap and basic medical care.

After a couple of months’ travelling through the south of Argentina and Chile, the motorcycle finally broke down and was abandoned in Santiago.

Rouissi marked it as to-read Jan 24, Tete Casuscelli rated it really liked it Jan 23, Guter rated it really liked it Feb 01, Andre Aguilar Morales marked it as to-read Jun 30, Between andGranado obtained his doctorate in biological sciences and attended the World Congress on Genetics in Moscow.


Mariela Mtz marked it as to-read Oct sudameriac, In those years he helped Guevara organise a guerrilla movement in Argentina. Their travels together through Latin America in the early s were given fresh currency more than half a century later in Walter Salles’s popular film, The Motorcycle Diaries When Granado returned with the film crew to the leprosarium of San Pablo, on the Amazon close to Peru’s frontier dudamerica Colombia, he found some of the people he had treated half a century earlier.

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Mary Ibarra rated it really liked it Feb 11, The Making of a Revolutionary. Granado travelled to Buenos Aires in to revive old contacts in the Argentinian Communist party, seeking to recruit men with technical skills who might come to Cuba for military training. Granado has a brief cameo following the epilogue of the film.

This name uses Spanish naming customs: In his best-selling biography entitled Che Guevara: The Making of a Revolutionary.

Con el Che por Sudamérica by Alberto Granado

Books by Alberto Granado. Retrieved from ” https: Marea Editorial rated it it was amazing May 19, Between andhe was an on-set advisor to Walter Salles’ The Motorcycle Diariesbased upon Granado’s Con el Che por Sudamerica and Guevara’s own account, published posthumously in In many places circumstances had not changed, and some villages are just as poor as they were when we visited them 50 years ago. Sudsmerica also attended the Congress on Polymorphism in Leningrad and became centrally involved in the development of Holstein Tropical cattle breeds.

He was briefly imprisoned for anti-Peronist activities in The Making of a Revolutionarywhich served as a reference for the film The Motorcycle Diaries, in sudqmerica he was played by Rodrigo alberrto la Serna.


Con el Che por Sudamérica

We worked, took on jobs to make money and continue travelling A Revolutionary LifeJon Lee Anderson describes Granado at albdrto time as “barely five feet tall and had a huge beaked nose, but he sported a barrel chest and a footballer’s sturdy bowed legs; he also possessed a good sense of humor and a taste for wine, girls, literature and rugby.

Camilo Andres marked it as to-read Jan 24, Alberto Granado, who has died aged 88, was a biochemist from Argentina whose name became indelibly associated with that of Che Guevarahis revolutionary friend and former travelling companion. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Connie rated it really liked it Dec 16, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. He made contact with Ciro Bustos, an Argentinian artist who had come to Cuba attracted by the revolution, and also worked with an Argentinian journalist, Jorge Masetti, who had set up the Cuban news agency Prensa Latina. He authored the memoir Traveling with Che Guevara: Oswaldo Manoel marked it as to-read Mar 11, Elsewhere the experience was less uplifting: Open Preview See a Problem? Anna marked it as to-read Aug 31, Alberto Granado August 8, — March 5, was an Argentine—Cuban biochemist, doctor, writer, and scientist.

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