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Cuba’s Revolutionary World

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$35.00 • £28.95 • €31.50

ISBN 9780674971981

Publication Date: 04/24/2017


600 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

25 halftones, 4 maps, 1 table


  • Map: Revolutionary Cuba circa 1959
  • Introduction
  • I. Revolution and Counterrevolution in Cuba
    • 1. How to Consolidate a Revolution
    • 2. The Caribbean War of 1959
    • 3. Cuba and the Sino–Soviet Dispute
    • 4. The Gusano Counterrevolution
    • 5. The Bandido Counterrevolution
    • 6. Commandos of the Caribbean
    • 7. The Export of Revolution
  • II. The Secret War for South America
    • 8. Revolutionary Diplomacy and Democracy
    • 9. Venezuela’s Guerrilla War
    • 10. Military Counterrevolution in Brazil
    • 11. Soldiers and Revolution in Peru
    • 12. From Riots to Golpe in Panama
    • 13. Origins of Argentina’s Armed Struggle
    • 14. The Last Campaign of Che Guevara
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix: Statements by Ernesto “Che” Guevara prior to His Execution in Bolivia
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Illustration Credits
  • Index

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