By Lynn Horton
Peasants in Arms information the function of neighborhood elites in organizing the 1st anti-Sandinista rebellion in 1980 and their next upward push to positions of box command within the contras. Lynn Horton explores the interior components that led a majority of peasants to show opposed to the revolution and the ways that the army draft, and kin and neighborhood pressures bolstered clash and undermined mid-decade FSLN coverage shifts that tried to win again peasant support.
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