Sendero: Historia de la Guerra Milenaria en el Peru [Gustavo Gorriti] on Amazon. com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The history of the Millenarian War in. Sendero: Historia de la Guerra Milenaria en el Peru. by Gustavo Gorriti Gorriti suggests that Shining Path has a millenarian vision, dedication and discipline. Gustavo Gorriti, a Peruvian journalist based in Lima, has covered the He is the author of a book about the movement, Sendero: historia de la.

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Covering the strategy, actions, successes, and setbacks of both the government and the rebels, the book shows how the tightly organized insurgency forced itself upon an unwilling society just after the transition from an authoritarian to a democratic regime.

Retrieved 26 August Archived from the original on 28 August sebdero It’s a very descriptive book, because of that, the reading can be a little heavy sometimes. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. While working for the weekly Caretas inhe reported links between eendero government and narcotics traffickers, particularly implicating Vladimiro MontesinosPresident Alberto Fujimori ‘s “strong man”. Ari Maria rated it liked it Feb 03, Ralph Berg rated it it was amazing May 22, Si vas a leer algo sobre el terrorismo, tienes que leerlo.

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If you’re just looking for a who-what-when-why, there are far better options. Zuleika rated it it was amazing Jan 16, He spends paragraphs and chapters immersed in gorrifi petty details of splits and divisions in the ruing class and the military and intelligence forces, and is blindly dismissive of the factors that motivated a generation of peasants to take up arms. At the same time, he offers a nuanced view of the bureaucratic and interdepartmental rivalries that marred the government’s early response.


Toto Handala rated it gusttavo was amazing Dec 28, CaretasLa Prensa. Gorriti was given shelter in the Prensa offices, and the paper managed to delay his deportation through a stay by the Panamanian Supreme Court.

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Paul Johnson rated it it was amazing Jul 01, That year, he reported that a bank that had recently failed had been laundering money for Colombia’s Cali Cartel. At the same time, he offers a nuanced view of the bureaucratic and interdepartme Gorriti’s account of the beginning of the Shining Path insurrection is valuable mainly for his intimate knowledge of the bureaucratic ongoings of the period and first hand experiences.

A book worth reading, but only if you intend to study the internal conflict much more deeply and are looking for a breadth of viewpoints. Following his release, Gorriti left Peru.

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Gabriela Alessandra rated it really liked it Apr 20, Jay Goodall rated it really liked it Jan 07, The case was dismissed by an appeals court in When his work visa guetavo, the Panamanian government refused to renew it, setting off a storm of criticism from international press NGOs and domestic opposition parties.

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A clearly talented writer, completely blinded by gudtavo bourgeois prejudice, who loves to repeat the tired claims about a population caught in the middle, never thinking about who the people who are motivated to give up their ugstavo for the dreams of a better world are, or why they might have been inspired to do that. A richly detailed and absorbing account, it covers the dramatic years between the guerrillas’ opening attack in and President Fernando Belaunde’s reluctant decision to send in the military to contain the First published in Peru inThe Shining Path was immediately hailed as one of the finest works on the insurgency that plagued that nation for over fifteen years.


One of Peru’s most distinguished journalists, Gustavo Gorriti first covered the Shining Gistavo movement for the leading Peruvian newsweekly, Caretas. Gorriti moved to Panama inreporting there for La Prensa.

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Thanks for telling us about the problem. Eric Nagurney rated it it was amazing Nov 07, First published in Peru inThe Shining Path was immediately hailed as one of the finest works on the insurgency that plagued that nation for over fifteen years.