The Motorcycle Diaries

The Motorcycle Diaries

Notes on A Latin American Journey

Downloadable Audiobook - 2009
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These travel diaries capture the essence and exuberance of the young legend, Che Guevara. In January 1952, Che set out from Buenos Aires to explore South America on an ancient Norton motorcycle. He encounters an extraordinary range of people, from native Indians to copper miners, lepers and tourists, experiencing hardships and adventures that informed much of his later life.
Publisher: [New York] : HarperAudio, 2009.
Edition: New, expanded ed.
ISBN: 9780061882586
0061882585
Additional Contributors: Gerardo, Bruno
Contents: So we understand each other
Forewarnings
Discovery of the ocean
... Lovesick pause
Until the last tie is broken
For the flu, bed
San Martín de los Andes
Circular exploration
Dear Mama
On the Seven Lakes Road
And now, I feel my great roots unearth, free and ...
Objects of curiosity
The experts
The difficulties intensify
La Podersoa II's final tour
Firefighters, workers and other matters
La Gioconda's smile
Stowaways
This time, disaster
Chuquicamata
Arid land for miles and miles
The end of Chile
Chile, a vision from afar
Tarata, the new world
In the dominions of Pachamama
Lake of the sun
Toward the navel of the world
The navel
The land of the Incas
Our Lord of the earthquakes
Homeland for the victor
Cuzco straight
Huambo
Ever northward
Through the center of Peru
Shattered hopes
The city of the viceroys
Down the Ucayali
Dear Papi
The San Pablo leper colony
Saint Guevara's day
Debut for the little Kontiki
Dear Mama
On the road to Caracas
This strange 20th century
A note in the margin.
Summary: These travel diaries capture the essence and exuberance of the young legend, Che Guevara. In January 1952, Che set out from Buenos Aires to explore South America on an ancient Norton motorcycle. He encounters an extraordinary range of people, from native Indians to copper miners, lepers and tourists, experiencing hardships and adventures that informed much of his later life.

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