[Getting to Know the General] E–pub ã Graham Greene


  • Hardcover
  • 223
  • Getting to Know the General
  • Graham Greene
  • English
  • 22 January 2020
  • 9780886190767

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    Free read Getting to Know the General Graham Greene Å 0 Download [Getting to Know the General] E–pub ã Graham Greene I've been reading uite a few books by Graham Greene over the past few years Getting to Know the General The Story of an Involvement was one of his later books and the 3rd book of non fiction of his that I've read It is about General Omar Torrijos Herrera the leader of Panama in the '70s who was killed in a plane crash in 1981 Greene was invited to Panama to meet him in 1976 and the two became friends over the next years As well it is also a

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    Read ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Å Graham Greene Graham Greene Å 0 Download Free read Getting to Know the General I think Graham Greene was 80 when this book was published Early on maybe in the introduction he says that the book is about getting to know Omar Torrijos's security guard the improbably named Chuchu than it was about getting to know the general himself Though Chuchu and Torrijos are invariably charming it's the narrator in the gloaming of his life who steals the show I am certain that was unintentional But only through the eyes of someone c

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    [Getting to Know the General] E–pub ã Graham Greene I was a young kid when I read this book okay 25 and what I thought was Greene was such a rebel He gets an invitation to visit General Omar Torrijos of Panama in 1976 and gets to know him This gets him kicked out of the US and treads on dangerous grounds for his travels But Greene was just that sort of characterand that is what makes this such a good read

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    Free read Getting to Know the General [Getting to Know the General] E–pub ã Graham Greene Graham Greene Å 0 Download I found this story “Getting to Know the General” by Graham Greene uite interesting and so because I was living and working in Panama when th

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    [Getting to Know the General] E–pub ã Graham Greene For anyone interested in the politics of Central America in the 1970s and 1980s which of course also reuires an interest in the US intervention in the isthmus that intensified during the later stages of the Cold War this book provides fascinating insights into some of the key personalities involved Of course apart from Greene himself whose knowledge of the region grows with his friendship with the general we m

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    Graham Greene Å 0 Download Read ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Å Graham Greene Free read Getting to Know the General Although the book could do with of the incredible literary abilities of the author seen in his novels the insight into what would normally be events happening behind closed doors is second to none How fascinating that Greene was given such access to important political events and decisions It is also explains why the Panamanians are so muc

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Getting to Know the General

Read & download Ô Getting to Know the General · PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Graham Greene Å 0 Download Chuchu one of the few men in the National Guard whom the General trusted completely It is a fascinating tribute to. I wrote a letter to Graham Greene in my head I ll be waiting forever to send it

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Read & download Ô Getting to Know the General · PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Graham Greene Å 0 Download Greene's account of a five year personal involvement with Omar Torrijos ruler of Panama from 1968 81 and Sergeant. Trust Graham Greene to make a biography as well as a nuanced and objective account of the political tumult of South and Central America in the 1970s and 1980s not only so compulsively instantly readable and entertaining but also most crucially warm wise witty even hilariously absurd and ultimately poignant and profound in turns Getting To Know The General is uncharacteristically for a man who could never uite bring himself to trust a single leader or ideology above all these things too it is a stirring gentle even uixotic tale of friendship and camaraderie between Greene and General Omar Torrijos the military leader of Panama s National Guard who had among other notable things assumed d

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Read & download Ô Getting to Know the General · PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Graham Greene Å 0 Download An inspirational politician in the vital period of his country's history and to an unusual and enduring friendshi. For anyone interested in the politics of Central America in the 1970s and 1980s which of course also reuires an interest in the US intervention in the isthmus that intensified during the later stages of the Cold War this book provides fascinating insights into some of the key personalities involved Of course apart from Greene himself whose knowledge of the region grows with his friendship with the general we mainly find ourselves getting to know Omar Torrijos and his political amanuensis and bodyguard Chuchu Simply as a travelogue the book works because of the personalities the uirky and enigmatic Torrijos the ever willing and slightly crazy Chuchu and the pliable curious Graham Greene