(Spanish Edition) – Kindle edition by Alberto Granado. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Con el Che por sudamérica. Alberto Granado Jiménez (August 8, – March 5, ) was an Argentine– Cuban biochemist, doctor, writer, and scientist. He was also the youthful friend and traveling companion of Che Guevara . Walter Salles’ The Motorcycle Diaries, based upon Granado’s Con el Che por Sudamerica and Guevara’s own account. Travelling companion of Che Guevara during their trip around Latin Con el Che por Sudamerica, was published in and translated into.

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Che’s persona gets bigger and greater, and he becomes a man to imitate. He retired in This page was last edited on 3 Octoberat In other projects Wikimedia Commons.

The two travellers were obliged to make their way north by ship, bus and riverboat. Gfanado trivia or quizzes yet.

Sep 11, DPaola G rated it it was amazing. Ivan Miller marked it as to-read Eo 11, Tete Casuscelli rated it really liked it Jan 23, He authored the memoir Traveling with Che Guevara: Mary Ibarra rated it really liked it Feb 11, Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Alberto Granado August 8, — March 5, was an Argentine—Cuban biochemist, doctor, writer, and scientist. Igrowastreesgrow marked it as to-read Feb 21, Guevara, however, continued on to Miami before returning home to Buenos Aires to complete his medical degree.

Included with these was one book about the sugar industry for his old friend Granado. Trivia About Con el Che por Su Alberto Granado, who has died aged 88, was a biochemist from Argentina whose name became indelibly associated with that of Che Guevarahis revolutionary friend and former travelling companion. Retrieved from ” https: To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.


Raul marked it as alberfo Jan 03, The first English-language edition of Granado’s account was published inentitled Travelling with Che Guevara: We worked, took on jobs to make money and continue travelling Sep 23, Julian Schlaen rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Granado was six years older than Guevara, but they shared literary and political interests, combined with a romantic enthusiasm for foreign travel.

Throughout their continental excursion, they witnessed first hand the poverty of disenfranchised native peoples and their frequent lack of access to otherwise cheap and basic medical care. Cuba Argentina Medicine Americas obituaries. The Making of a Revolutionary.

Mariajosefernandez marked it as to-read Jun 17, Paperbackpages. The Hands of Che Guevara Che: For Granado, it confirmed that there was a wider world to see and help than the middle classes of his hometown, while in Guevara it ignited a burning zeal to tackle the cause of such misery, which he came to see as capitalism.

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Elsewhere the experience was less uplifting: We hauled merchandise, carried sacks, worked as sailors, cops and doctors. When Granado abandoned his job at the leprosarium, Guevara willingly agreed to give up his medical studies to engage in a foreign adventure. Lists with This Book.

It wasn’t easy unless you shared his vision and believed in it. In her film “My Best Friend”producer Clare Lewins asks Granado what he believes to be the reason for Che Guevara ‘s continuing attraction, his response was:.

Guter rated it really liked it Feb 01, Camilo Andres marked it as to-read Jan 24, Both men wrote diaries of their journey that fed into the creation of the myths associated with Guevara’s life and death.

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After the death of Guevara inGranado became the director of the genetics department of the National Health Centre for Stockbreeding and Farming, one of Fidel Castro’s favourite projects. Luana marked it as to-read Dec 20, He also attended the Congress on Polymorphism in Leningrad and became centrally involved in the development of Holstein Tropical cattle breeds.

Between andhe took part in the creation of the Cuban Genetics Society and was appointed its president.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Alejandra marked it as to-read Jun 20, Between andhe coh an on-set advisor to Walter Salles’ The Motorcycle Diariesbased upon Granado’s Con el Che por Sudamerica and Guevara’s own account, published posthumously in On his return to Caracas, he married his Venezuelan girlfriend, Delia Duque, and transferred to the school of biochemistry at the university there.

He is not a god who needs to be praised or anything like that, just a man garnado example we can follow, in always giving our best in everything we do.

Alberto Granado

After a couple of months’ travelling through the south of Argentina and Chile, the motorcycle finally broke down and was abandoned in Santiago. Moi marked it as to-read Jan 30, Osman Costa Castillo marked it as to-read Aug 02, His death coincidentally occurred on albert 51st anniversary of when Che’s famous Guerrillero Heroico photograph was taken by Alberto Korda. EstebanM rated it liked it May 27,