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The Castro obsession : U.S. covert operations against Cuba, 1959-65

Author: Don Bohning
Publisher: Dulles, Va. : Potomac ; Poole : Chris Lloyd [distributor], 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At the height of the Cold War, the Eisenhower and Kennedy administrations made removing Fidel Castro's regime one of their highest foreign policy priorities. The Castro Obsession provides new insight  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Don Bohning
ISBN: 1574886762 9781574886764
OCLC Number: 68262960
Notes: Originally published: 2005.
Description: pages cm
Contents: The beginnings --
Evolution of a disaster --
Fixing blame --
Bobby takes charge --
Mongoose --
"Nutty schemes" --
Mongoose redux --
Miami, perpetual intrigue --
A new beginning --
Accommodation or assassination --
"Let Cubans be Cubans" --
Fading fast --
A last hurrah --
LBJ cashes out.
Responsibility: Don Bohning.

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"Forget everything else you might have read about Cuba and the Kennedys: Mr. Bohning has done the seminal work on the subject...." The Washington Post."

 
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