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Breaking up with Cuba : the dissolution of friendly relations between Washington and Havana, 1956-1961

Author: Daniel F Solomon
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2011.
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"Between April, 1956, and April, 1961, the friendly relationship between the United States and Cuba collapsed. This text recounts how Cuba became increasingly nationalistic, defensive and militarized under the Provisional Government instituted in 1959. Cuba came to anticipate a covert invasion from the United States and began to condemn American customs and values"--Provided by publisher.
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Solomon, Daniel F.
Breaking up with Cuba.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2011
(DLC) 2010049127
(OCoLC)617425052
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel F Solomon
ISBN: 9780786480135 0786480130 1283018691 9781283018692
OCLC Number: 707091267
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 330 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Cuban-American relations, 1956-1959 --
Fast friends --
American-Cuban foreign policy in the 1950s --
Culture clash --
Bill of particulars --
Cuba, the U.S.A., and the world, 1956-1959 --
Cuban-American relations, 1959-1961 --
Happy new year 1959 --
The provisional government --
Role reversal --
The balance sheet --
The 1959 Castro visit to the United States --
May Day --
Decline of the moderates --
The sting --
Hard nose --
Hardball --
The new Cuba --
Trial separation --
Bay of Pigs --
The alienation of affections theory.
Responsibility: Daniel F. Solomon.

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"Between April, 1956, and April, 1961, the friendly relationship between the United States and Cuba collapsed. This text recounts how Cuba became increasingly nationalistic, defensive and militarized under the Provisional Government instituted in 1959. Cuba came to anticipate a covert invasion from the United States and began to condemn American customs and values"--Provided by publisher.

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