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Bay of Pigs : the untold story

Author: Peter Wyden
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, 1980, ©1979.
Series: Touchstone book
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Touchstone edView all editions and formats
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"For the first time, eyewitnesses tell the complete inside story of the CIA's mismanaged and private war to overthrow Fidel Castro. Based on painstaking research and personal interviews with combatants on both sides--including Fidel and Richard Bissell, former CIA Deputy Director--Bay of Pigs uncovers previously secret information and re-creates the events that led up to the confrontation."
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Wyden
ISBN: 0671240064 9780671240066 0671254138 9780671254131
OCLC Number: 5707118
Notes: "Touchstone book."
Description: 352 pages, 32 pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portrait, photograph ; 24 cm
Contents: Chapter One: Plot at the CIA --
chapter Two: Escalation --
Chapter three: Reappraisal and Momentum --
Chapter Four: At the Watershed --
Chapter Five: The Attack Begins --
Chapter Six: Invasion --
Chapter Seven: Aftermath --
Conclusion: It Could Happen Again.
Series Title: Touchstone book
Other Titles: Untold Story
Responsibility: by Peter Wyden.

Abstract:

"For the first time, eyewitnesses tell the complete inside story of the CIA's mismanaged and private war to overthrow Fidel Castro. Based on painstaking research and personal interviews with combatants on both sides--including Fidel and Richard Bissell, former CIA Deputy Director--Bay of Pigs uncovers previously secret information and re-creates the events that led up to the confrontation."

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