The Battle for Peace

This is the most complete story that has been written about the long and difficult road traveled to end the conflict with the FARC, the oldest guerrilla in the world. From personal memories, full of unknown anecdotes, the author makes an analysis of the political management he gave to this process, and the ins and outs of power in a direct and exciting narrative with reflections on how to overcome obstacles.

Data sheet
Category: Colombian Politics
ISBN: 978-958-42-7663-6
Publication date: 26/03/2019
Extent: 600 pp.
Format: 15 x 23 cm

Author´s biography

Juan Manuel Santos (Bogotá, 1951). Former President of Colombia from 2010 to 2018 and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize Award in 2016. In 1981, he was appointed deputy director of El Tiempo newspaper, becoming its director two years later. Minister of Foreign Trade in 1991 and Minister of Finance and Public Credit in 2000.