Fidel Castro Reader: New, Updated Edition by Fidel CastroFidel Castro Reader: New, Updated Edition by Fidel Castro

Fidel Castro Reader: New, Updated Edition

byFidel CastroEditorDavid Deutschmann

Paperback | April 7, 2017

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[The editors] have done an admirable, even heroic, job of editing and excerpting this reader [which] serves a purpose for both historians and politicos." - Foreword ReviewsGabriel Garcia Marquez described Fidel Castro as the "master of the spoken word." After leading an audacious revolutionary movement on the tiny island of Cuba, Fidel Castro became a prominent spokesperson of the anticolonial struggle and a penetrating political thinker and leader on the world stage. Surviving numerous assassination attempts and outlasting eleven US administrations, Castro lived to see Washington finally acknowledge the futility of the aggressive policy adopted against Cuba for over fifty years."
Fidel Castro led a guerrilla movement in Cuba that overthrew the US-backed Batista dictatorship in 1959. While surviving numerous assassination attempts and outlasting eleven hostile U.S. administrations, Fidel lived to see Washington finally acknowledge in 2014 the futility of the aggressive policy adopted against Cuba for over fifty ...
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Title:Fidel Castro Reader: New, Updated EditionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:525 pages, 9.18 × 8.68 × 1.55 inPublished:April 7, 2017Publisher:Ocean PressLanguage:English

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'Fidel's devotion to the word is almost magical.' -Gabriel Garcia Marquez'Fidel is the leader of one of the smallest countries in the world, but he has helped to shape the destinies of millions of people across the globe.' -Angela Davis'Fidel Castro is a man of the masses? The Cuban revolution has been a source of inspiration to all freedom-loving people.' -Nelson Mandela'Fidel's is a singing and dancing intellect.' -Alice Walker'[The editors] have done an admirable, even heroic, job of editing and excerpting this reader [which] serves a purpose for both historians and politicos.' -Foreword Magazine ""Fidel's devotion to the word is almost magical." - Gabriel Garcia Marquez"Fidel is the leader of one of the smallest countries in the world, but he has helped to shape the destinies of millions of people across the globe." - Angela Davis"Fidel Castro is a man of the masses? The Cuban revolution has been a source of inspiration to all freedom-loving people." - Nelson Mandela"Fidel's is a singing and dancing intellect." - Alice Walker"[The editors] have done an admirable, even heroic, job of editing and excerpting this reader [which] serves a purpose for both historians and politicos." - Foreword Magazine"