Cuba: From Columbus to Castro and Beyond

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Potomac Books, Inc., 2002 - History - 285 pages
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In Jaime Suchlicki's engaging style, Cuba: From Columbus to Castro and Beyond provides a detailed and sophisticated understanding of the Cuba of yesterday, today, and tomorrow. In addition to its concise narrative history, CUBA details the current political climate, economy, and the regime's future. Suchlicki discusses the domestic and international events that have affected this island nation in recent years. This highly readable history is perfect for students, travelers, and anyone else who seeks to understand more about Cuba and its people.
 

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Contents

Toward Independence
45
The Seeds of Revolution
75
Castro in Command
135
Chronology 14922000
227
Suggested Reading
263
Index
277
About the Author
286
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Jaime Suchlicki, one of the world's foremost scholars on Latin America, is a professor of history at the School of International Studies at the University of Miami. He edits the Journal of Inter-American and World Affairs, consults for the U.S. government, and is the author of Mexico: From Montezuma to the Fall of the PRI and University Students and Revolution in Cuba. He lives in Coral Gables, Florida.

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