The Country Under My Skin: A Memoir of Love and War
Lives don't get much more quixotic or passionately driven than that of the Nicaraguan revolutionary Gioconda Belli. She may have been educated by nuns and dazzled all as a well-heeled society girl, but Gioconda lifted her guilt of privilege by joining the Sandinistas in her twenties, to serve and then lead in their underground resistance.
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"What was it that enabled people to give their lives for an idea, for the freedom of others?",, 2 June 2015 This review is from: The Country Under My Skin: A Memoir of Love and War (Paperback) The ... Read full review
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This is an intriguing memoir of a woman born into the Nicaraguan upper class, whose experiences and insights cause her to join the Sandinista revolution, work in the Ortega administration, marry an ... Read full review