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The boys from Dolores : Fidel Castro and his generation, from revolution to exile

Author: Patrick Symmes
Publisher: London : Robinson, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume is a collective biography of the generation that made and lost Cuba 70 years of tumult, battle, revolution and diaspora. It follows the generation of students, born to privilege and power, which gave birth to the Cuban Revolution, and takes us into the streets of Cuba, to meet those 'inxiles' left behind by the events.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Symmes, Patrick, 1964-
Boys from Dolores.
London : Robinson, 2007
(OCoLC)607186917
Online version:
Symmes, Patrick, 1964-
Boys from Dolores.
London : Robinson, 2007
(OCoLC)607672371
Named Person: Fidel Castro; Fidel Castro; Fidel Castro; Fidel Castro; Fidel Castro
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Symmes
ISBN: 9781845290009 1845290003
OCLC Number: 74525393
Description: x, 402 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 20 cm
Contents: Miami Springs --
The company --
Days of fire --
La capital --
The heroic year --
Avenue of the presidents --
Winter --
Key Biscayne.
Responsibility: Patrick Symmes.
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Ranging from the basketball courts and alleys of Santiago, Cuba, to the beaches of the Bay of Pigs and Miami, this title offers a collective biography of the generation that made and lost Cuba. It  Read more...

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