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Author Mendy, Peter Michael Karibe, author.

Title Amílcar Cabral : a Nationalist and Pan-Africanist Revolutionary / Peter Karibe Mendy
Published Athens : Ohio University Press, [2019]


Description 1 online resource (237 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Ohio short histories of Africa
Ohio short histories of Africa.
Contents Terra natal: early childhood in Portuguese Guinea, 1924/32 -- Terra ancestral: schooling and adolescence in Cabo Verde, 1932/45 -- Míe patria: higher education and political militancy in Portugal, 1945/52 -- Return to terra natal: colonial service and anticolonial activities, 1952/56 -- Binationalism in action: passive resistance and war preparations, 1956/63 -- Conducting armed struggle: the liberation of Portuguese Guinea, 1963/73 -- Solidarity with "every just cause": pan-Africanism and internationalism in action -- The "cancer of betrayal": the assassination of Amílcar Cabral, 20 January 1973 -- A luta continua: the independence of Guinea-Bissau and Cabo Verde, 1973/75 -- Cabral ka muri: the legacy of Amílcar Cabral
Summary Amílcar Cabral's charismatic and visionary leadership, his pan-Africanist solidarity and internationalist commitment to ""every just cause in the world,"" remain relevant to contemporary struggles for emancipation and self-determination. This concise biography is an ideal introduction to his life and legacy
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-230) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Cabral, Amílcar, 1924-1973
Cabral, Amílcar, 1924-1973.
Partido Africano da Independência da Guiné e Cabo Verde.
Partido Africano da Independência da Guiné e Cabo Verde.
Revolutionaries -- Guinea-Bissau -- Biography
National liberation movements -- Cabo Verde -- History -- 20th century
National liberation movements -- Guinea-Bissau -- History -- 20th century
National liberation movements.
Cabo Verde -- History -- To 1975.
Guinea-Bissau -- History -- Revolution, 1963-1974.
Cabo Verde.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780821446621