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Author Guzaro, Tomás
Title Escaping the fire [electronic resource] : how an Ixil Mayan pastorled his people out of a holocaust during the Guatemalan Civil War / Tomás Guzaro and Terri Jacob McComb ; afterword by David Stoll
Imprint Austin : University of Texas Press, 2010. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2013)
book jacket
Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (xviii, 224 p.) : ill., map
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Exodus : August 1982 -- Son of a Mayan priest : 1960s -- Catholicismin Ixil country : late 1960s-mid-1970s -- The curse : 1975-1976 -- Conflict of cultures : October 1976-1977 -- Reconciliation: 1977-1978 -- Protestant growth and the guerrilla takeover : February-September 1979 -- Between two fires : October 1979-August 1980 -- Targeting the evangelicos : September 1980 -- Given a little more time : September-December1980 -- Narrow escapes : January 1981-February 1982 -- Desperate for away out : February-July 1982 -- The vision : July-August 1982 -- Escaping the fire : August 3-4, 1982-- A taste of freedom : August 1982 -- Life in a refugee village : September 1982-May 1983 -- Lifting up Ixil country : June 1983-2009 -- Afterword: Tomás Guzaro in historical context
Description based on print version record
Subject Guzaro, Tomás
Evangelicalism -- Guatemala -- Biography
Religious leaders -- Guatemala -- Biography
Clergy -- Guatemala -- Biography
Ixil Indians -- Biography
Guerrilla warfare -- Guatemala -- History -- 20th century
Guerrillas -- Guatemala -- History -- 20th century
Guatemala -- History -- Civil War, 1960-1996 -- Religious aspects
Guatemala -- History -- Civil War, 1960-1996 -- Undergound movements
Guatemala -- History -- Civil War, 1960-1996 -- Personal narratives, Mayan
Alt Author McComb, Terri Jacob
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