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Everybody had his own gringo : the CIA and the Contras

Author: Glenn Garvin
Publisher: Washington : Brassey's, ©1992
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A study of the failure of the Contras in Nicaragua, and their relationship with the Reagan government. The author covered the war in Nicaragua for six years, often travelling with Contra combat  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Glenn Garvin
ISBN: 0080405622 9780080405629
OCLC Number: 472849157
Description: 288 s
Contents: Prologue - 19th July 1979; Maldito Pais; the volcano rumbles; an interview with a tape recorder; war; Commander Zero; the monkeyeaters; growing pains; down south; the Garcia family; the last hurrah of Commander Zero; the dry years; not-so-private enterprise; spies and lovers; 1987; self-destruction; "you won, but nobody knows it".

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