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By Dirk Vandewalle

ISBN-10: 0521850487

ISBN-13: 9780521850483

Libya is coming in from the chilly, yet for many of the 3 many years following the 1969 revolution, the rustic used to be labelled a pariah nation by means of the West. Dirk Vandewalle, considered one of just a handful of western students to go to throughout the time, is in detail conversant in the rustic. This historical past - in accordance with unique study and his interviews with Libya's political elite - deals a lucid account of Libya's previous, and corrects a number of the misunderstandings approximately its current. the writer takes the tale from the 1900s, during the Italian career, the Sanusi monarchy and Qadhafi's self-styled revolution. the ultimate bankruptcy is dedicated to the occasions which introduced Libya again into the foreign fold. because the first entire heritage of Libya over the past 20 years, this e-book might be welcomed through scholars of the sector, execs and those that are vacationing Libya for the 1st time.

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Ahora tú llamas a un niño y no te hace caso. Hoy se deja al niño que haga lo que quiera. Eso no debe ser, un hijo no se cría para uno, se cría para el mundo; no se puede hacer siempre la voluntad de ellos. Hay que enseñar al niño lo que puede y no puede hacer y esto por su bien. Nunca quité un adorno de mi casa por mis hijos y a las ocho y treinta de la noche ya estaban durmiendo. Ahora hay veces que son las once y pico y todavía están despiertos y viendo películas que no deben de mirar, pues no son para menores.

Y cuando vinieron las nacionalizaciones, ¿qué pasó con su farmacia? -Al poco tiempo comienzo a darme cuenta que tener un negocio particular no pegaba con el sistema. Me era muy difícil asumir tareas de la vida revolucionaria teniendo la farmacia, no me daba libertad para cumplir con todo lo que se necesitaba. Yo siempre abracé la revolución con mucho amor, porque veía diariamente los beneficios sociales que ella brindaba. Fue así como me decidí a entregar mi farmacia en el sesenta. -¿Su socia no se opone?

DOC 43 44 Yo pertenecí a su partido, pero no hacía una vida política activa, me limitaba a oír su programa. Cuando Chibás muere, Batista da el golpe de estado y como la oposición es muy grande, responde con una gran represión parecida a la de Machado. Entonces surge el Movimiento del Centenario, porque esa fecha coincidía con el centenario del nacimiento de Martí. Este movimiento, encabezado por Fidel Castro, realiza luego el asalto al Cuartel Moncada. La reacción del pueblo fue muy emocionante.

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