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Against all hope : a memoir of life in Castro's gulag

Author: Armando Valladares; Andrew Hurley
Publisher: San Francisco : Encounter Books, 2001.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Against All Hope is Armando Valladares' account of over twenty years in Fidel Castro's tropical gulag. Arrested in 1960 for being philosophically and religiously opposed to communism, Valladares was not released until 1982, by which time he had become one of the world's most celebrated "prisoners of conscience."
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Valladares, Armando.
Against all hope.
San Francisco : Encounter Books, 2001
(DLC) 2001617001
(OCoLC)48671078
Named Person: Armando Valladares; Armando Valladares
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Armando Valladares; Andrew Hurley
ISBN: 9781594033858 1594033854
OCLC Number: 651689521
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 428 pages, [8] pages of plates) : illustrations
Other Titles: Contra toda esperanza.
Responsibility: Armando Valladares ; translated by Andrew Hurley.

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Against All Hope is Armando Valladares' account of over twenty years in Fidel Castro's tropical gulag. Arrested in 1960 for being philosophically and religiously opposed to communism, Valladares was not released until 1982, by which time he had become one of the world's most celebrated "prisoners of conscience."

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