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Author Dudley, Steven S.

Title Walking ghosts : murder and guerrilla politics in Colombia / Steven Dudley
Published New York : Routledge, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 253 pages) : illustrations, 1 map
Contents Fighting history -- The Desert Fox -- The master plan -- Guerrilla politics -- Black Vladimir -- Too much tic -- The "disposable ones" -- A moral victory -- The return of Black Vladimir -- The Perestroikas -- The house of Castaño -- The Suizo -- FARC-landia -- Justice as a memory -- The great escape -- Shades of Jaime -- Leftovers
Summary In Walking Ghosts, the author expertly crafts story after story of politicians, drug kingpins, revolutionaries and killers to map out the complicated and murderous absurdity that is everyday life in Colombia
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-242) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia.
Unión Patriótica (Colombia)
Insurgency -- Colombia -- History.
Political violence -- Colombia -- History.
State-sponsored terrorism -- Colombia -- History.
Colombia -- Politics and government -- 1974-
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203499565 (electronic bk.)
9780203499566 (electronic bk.)