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Author Andreas, Peter, author.

Title Rebel mother : my childhood chasing the revolution / Peter Andreas.

Publication Info. New York : Simon & Schuster, 2017.


Location Call No. Status
 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - Biographies  92 BIOGRAPHY ANDREAS    Check Shelf
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  BIOG. ANDREAS, P.    Storage
 Enfield, Main Library - Biographies  B ANDREAS    Check Shelf
 Mansfield, Main Library - Adult Biography  B ANDREAS    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  92 ANDREAS, PET    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Non Fiction  B ANDREAS    Check Shelf
 Portland Public Library - Adult Department  BIOG ANDREAS, PETER    Check Shelf
 Southington Library - Adult  B ANDREAS    Check Shelf
 Windsor Locks Public Library - Adult Department  B ANDREAS    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  B-ANDREAS, P.    Check Shelf
Description x, 322 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents I. Leaving -- Carol and Carl -- Separation -- Berkeley -- II. Chile -- From Guayaquil to Santiago -- Renaico -- Just passing through -- Back to the farm -- El Golpe -- To Buenos Aires -- III. Peru -- Jauja -- Ocopilla -- Passing the hat -- Piojos -- Was Jesus a revolutionary? -- Ataura -- IV. Visiting America -- Christmas '74 -- The wait -- The trial -- V. Return to Peru -- Kidnapped -- Comas -- Animal house -- A dangerous place -- Huertas -- VI. Mile-high hideout -- South Bannock Street -- Lesbians will lead the revolution -- Don't vote! -- Playing hooky -- Gun crazy -- VII. Teen years -- Stealing from the rich -- The bout -- Surfacing -- The science report -- Tourists -- Baker's dozen -- Saving Raul -- Fitting in -- "Let's put a pencil to it" -- Epilogue -- Defection -- "Where are the students studying Mao and Lenin?" -- Chasing rainbows.
Summary "Carol Andreas was a traditional 1950s housewife from a small Mennonite town in central Kansas who became a radical feminist and Marxist revolutionary. From the late sixties to the early eighties, she went through multiple husbands and countless lovers while living in three states and five countries. She took her youngest son, Peter, with her wherever she went."--Jacket flap
The intimate true story of a boy on the run with his mother, as she abducts him to South America in search of the revolution. --
Subject Andreas, Carol.
Feminism -- United States -- Biography.
Communism -- United States.
Mothers and sons -- United States -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographies.
ISBN 9781501124396 (hardcover)
1501124390 (hardcover)
9781501124426 (softcover)
1501124420 (softcover)
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