20 Mar Read a free sample or buy Pancho Villa Takes Zacatecas by Paco Ignacio Taibo II & Eko. You can read this book with Apple Books on your. Paco Ignacio Taibo II, or PIT, was born in Gijón, Spain in , before fleeing Franco’s “Paco Taibo II is one of the greatest experts on Pancho Villa’s life.”. On June 23rd, , the legendary División del Norte, commanded by General Francisco “Pancho” Villa, defeated the forces of then-president Victoriano Huerta .

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Open Preview See a Problem? The rest was just a march south. Taibo has lived in Mexico City since the age of 9, when in his family fled from Spain to escape the fascist dictatorship of Francisco Franco.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. After the decisive battle, the federales were unable to recover. But Posada is different because he worked to the limit, in the middle of a war. In an interview published by Restless Books, Eko says: On an old Kindle the illustrations are okay, but on an iPad they come through crisply, and the ability to enlarge them makes it even easier to admire their many fine details.

Pancho Villa Takes Zacatecas not only depicts one of the most decisive moments of the revolution, it also profiles, in glorified action, one of the most beloved heroes of contemporary Mexico. Trivia About Pancho Villa toma I was somewhat apprehensive buying a graphic novel as an eBook. One of the most prolific writers in Mexico today, over editions of his 51 books have been published in 29 countries and over a dozen languages, and include novels, narrative, historical essays, chronicles, and poetry.

Gerardo AD rated it it was amazing Aug 29, Now translated into English and adapted to ebook format, Pancho Villa Takes Zacatecas is an unforgettable paean to the dramatic story of the Mexican Revolution that will fascinate history buffs, avid readers, and graphic novel enthusiasts alike. Nina Arazozaa recent graduate of Tufts University, is a publishing professional and aspiring translator. The path to Mexico City—and ultimate victory—was clear for Villa and the revolutionaries.

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Posada is the teacher of Banksy, Shepard Fairey, and all those new artists. Return to Book Page. In this pack graphic novel, Paco Ignacio Taibo II—the prolific historian and biographer of Che Guevara and Pancho Villa—brings his tremendous storytelling skills to bear, with stunning illustrations by the artist Eko that evoke traditional Day of the Dead imagery. Taibo II or PIT, as he likes to be called is a Mexican intellectual, historian, professor, journalist, social activist, union organizer, and world-renowned writer.

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He is the son of the late journalist Paco Ignacio Taibo I. For one, the th anniversary of the Battle of Zacatecas—the bloodiest engagement of the Mexican Revolution—which took place on June 23, The illustrations by Eko are the most impressive aspect of this novel.

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