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The real Fidel Castro

Author: Leycester Coltman
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Biography : English
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Fifty years after the Cuban revolution, this book offers [an] assessment of the revolutionary leader. [In the book, the author] chronicles the events of Castro's extraordinary life and explores the contradiction between the private character and the public reputation.-Back cover.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Fidel Castro; Fidel Castro
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Leycester Coltman
OCLC Number: 65343773
Notes: Originally published: New Haven, Conn. : Yale University Press, ©2003.
Description: 1 audio disc : digital, mono ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Rebel in search of a cause --
Alone on the beach --
Lessons in revolution --
Part-time husband and lawyer --
Movement --
Moncada lives --
Prison and exile --
In the Sierra --
Power --
Invasion --
Missile crisis --
Revolution and more revolution --
Private man --
Economy, a poet and Chile --
Leader of the Third World --
Old order changes --
Hard times --
Final hour? --
Second wind --
End game.
Responsibility: Leycester Coltman ; with a foreword by Julia E. Sweig.

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Fifty years after the Cuban revolution, this book offers [an] assessment of the revolutionary leader. [In the book, the author] chronicles the events of Castro's extraordinary life and explores the contradiction between the private character and the public reputation.-Back cover.

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