Perón and the Enigmas of Argentina

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The author succeeds admirably in defining and describing the complex phenomenon known as Peronism, as well as the distinctive ethos from which it sprang. He also provides a concise history of Argentina, a biography of Juan Peron (and his comparably mythic wife Evita) and in a postscript reviews events in Argentina since Peron's death in 1974....Crassweller brings Peron into clear focus.

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If you want a political book about Argentina that covers the 40s-60s, and focuses on Juan Peron, this is the book for you. It is more textbook than page turner and I did not find it easy going, but it did have lots of information for the person with a true interest in Argentina. Read full review

Perón and the enigmas of Argentina

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The author, a retired businessman, has brought the same biographical skills to Juan Peron used in his previous work on Trujillo. This book is likely to be compared with Joseph Page's outstanding Peron ... Read full review

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