When Rains Became Floods : A Child Soldier's Story, Paperback / softback Book

When Rains Became Floods : A Child Soldier's Story Paperback / softback

Part of the Latin America in Translation series

Description

When Rains Became Floods is the gripping autobiography of Lurgio Gavilan Sanchez, who as a child soldier fought for both the Peruvian guerrilla insurgency Shining Path and the Peruvian military.

After escaping the conflict, he became a Franciscan priest and is now an anthropologist.

Gavilan Sanchez's words mark otherwise forgotten acts of brutality and kindness, moments of misery and despair as well as solidarity and love.

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 152 pages, 13 illustrations
  • Publisher: Duke University Press
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: History of the Americas
  • ISBN: 9780822358510

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