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The cuban intervention in Angola, 1965-1991 : from Che Guevara to Cuito Cuanavale

Author: Edward George
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2009, ©2005.
Series: Routledge military studies series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first complete study of Cuban involvement in the Angolan War, from the first contacts in the 1960s to the full-scale military occupation of the 1980s

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward George
ISBN: 0415350158 9780415350150
OCLC Number: 589415789
Description: xiv, 354 pages : maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: Internationalism in the Cuban revolution and the birth of the alliance with the MPLA, 1959-65 --
The Cuban mission to Brazzaville and the collapse of the alliance, 1965-74 --
The carnation revolution and the failure of Angola's decolonisation, April 1974-October 1975 --
Operations Savannah and Carlota, October-November 1975 --
'The second liberation war', November 1975-March 1976 --
The failed withdrawal from Angola, 1976-81 --
'The people's war' : Cuban internationalists in Angola, 1975-91 --
Abortive peace negotiations and the path to full-scale war, 1981-5 --
The big offensives, 1985-7 --
The battle of Cuito Cuanavale, November 1987-March 1988 --
The fighting in south-west Angola and the negotiating end-game, March-December 1988 --
The sting in the tail : the Ochoa scandal, the death of internationalism and the start of the 'special period', 1989-91.
Series Title: Routledge military studies series.
Responsibility: Edward George.

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