Juan and Eva Peron

by Clive Foss

Juan and Eva Peron Synopsis

Juan and Eva Peron formed a charismatic partnership, arousing passionate emotions in Argentina during the 1940s and '50s. Juan Peron's rise to power began in 1943 when he helped organise the successful coup of pro-Axis army officers. Eva, a former actress and subject of scandal, became increasingly influential, securing the vote for women.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780750945561
Publication date: 18th May 2006
Author: Clive Foss
Publisher: The History Press Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 128 pages
Categories: Biography: historical, political & military, History of the Americas,

About Clive Foss

Clive Foss is Professor of History at the University of Massachusetts, Boston. He was formerly Visiting Fellow at All Souls and Trinity Colleges, Oxford.

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