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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International Freedom of Expression Exchange. Thanks for telling us about the problem. On the other hand, this book does not cover the entire years of terrorism, it covers principally the beginning and the reason of his growing.

A clearly talented writer, completely blinded by petit bourgeois prejudice, who loves to repeat In contrast to Simon Strong’s account; Gorriti only covers the period of ; more to the point, he’s blind the actual social base of the Shining Path. Toto Handala rated it it was amazing Dec 28, Following his release, Gorriti left Peru. Nando Jim rated it it was amazing Dec 24, Gorriti moved to Panama inreporting there for La Prensa. This name uses Spanish naming customs: The New York Times.

Luis Munoz rated it liked it Feb 07, Refresh and try again. Ralph Berg rated it it was amazing May 22, 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.


Fernando Salinas Contreras rated it really liked it May 27, Retrieved from ” https: Jay Goodall rated it really liked it Jan 07, 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. At the same time, he offers a nuanced view of the bureaucratic and interdepartmental rivalries that marred the government’s early response.

Javier Cornejo rated it it was amazing Feb 25, A clearly talented writer, completely blinded by petit 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 lives for the dreams of a better world are, or why they might have been inspired gusfavo do that. Trivia About Shining Path. Jun 22, George rated it liked it.

InFujimori was convicted by a Peruvian court for ordering the Gorriti kidnapping, among other human rights abuses, and sentenced to 25 years’ imprisonment.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Paul Johnson rated it it was amazing Jul 01, His actual analysis is inevitably marred by his petit-bourgeois, inner city upbringing and lifestyle.

InGorriti was given a Nieman Fellowship at Harvard Universityan honor awarded to mid-career journalists.

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To see what your friends thought of senddero book, please sign up. The immediate international pressure caused Gorriti to be transferred to official detention the following day, a response that he later said probably saved his life. The government then filed criminal defamation charges against Gorriti under the ley morzada “gag law”carrying a maximum sentence of six years’ imprisonment.

Feb 10, Liz Carol rated it really liked it. Gorriti is married with two children. Inhe launched Idl Gorritk, an experimental investigative journalism site.


Even still, his insight is clearly marred by old-fashioned, conservative thinking, as evidenced by his glowing praise for pretty much any official who operated with a by-the-book, ‘honourable’ approach. This page was last edited on 27 Decemberat Mar 12, Joaquin Garmendia rated it really liked it. It’s a very descriptive book, because of that, the reading can be a little heavy sometimes. I liked the prose of the author. Archived from the original on 28 August He’s clearly a staunch anti-Communist and was even before the Shining Path showed up, and this sendfro every word that he writes.

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.

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Gabriela Alessandra rated it really liked it Apr 20, 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. Gorriti was given shelter in the Prensa offices, and the paper managed to delay his deportation through a stay by the Panamanian Supreme Court.

Retrieved 29 August The case was dismissed by an appeals court in A nonprofit gustavp funded by NGOs, the site employed four full-time journalists as of