Getting to Know the General: The Story of an Involvement(Paperback Edition)
Author: Graham Greene
Goodreads Rating: 3.72
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Greene's account of a five year personal involvement with Omar Torrijos, ruler of Panama from 1968-81 and Sergeant Chuchu, one of the few men in the National Guard whom the General trusted completely. It is a fascinating tribute to an inspirational politician in the vital period of his country's history, and to an unusual and enduring friendship.