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  • The Cuban Colonel, The Russian General & The Near Destruction Of The World

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  • Castro's Cuba - 15 Newsreels Documenting Fidel Castro and His Actions From 1959 to 1962 Including the Cuban Missile Crisis

    This collection of 15 early Fidel Castro newsreels follows his rise to power in 1950 through the dramatic missile crisis in 1962. The compilation is 44 minutes long and it is in English. Here are highlights of what is covered in this compilation: Rally For Castro; One Million Roar 'Si' To Cuban Executions; Castro 'Resigns' Mass Demonstrations Show His Power Secure; Havana Rally Peasants Mass To Support Castro; Ike At U.N. Proposes New World Disarmament Program; History At U.N. World Leaders Set New York A-Whirl; Invasion Scare. Castro M...

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    In 1963 & 1964 Robert Carl Cohen became the first US filmmaker authorized by both the US State Dept. & Cuban Foreign Ministry to film the daily lives of upper, middle and lower economic-class Cubans. Returning to the US, Cohen interviewed an upper class exile who, his aged parents remaining in Cuba, requested anonymity. The film's production had to overcome obstacles such as Kodak's selling the Producer defective raw stock & the loss of the work print from an insured Railway Express shipment. Its 1965 screening as "Three Faces of Cuba" on over ...

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  • Crisis In Cuba: Bay Of Pigs, Cuban Missile Crisis And Guantanamo Naval Base

    This DVD contains three films documenting: the role the U.S. played in the Bay Of Pigs invasion; the October 1962 crisis that led the United States and the Soviet Union to the brink of nuclear war including U.S. military installations, ships and troops being placed on alert on land and at sea; and the unique role "GITMO" has played during the Cold War....

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    • UPC: 811120010486

  • Cuba: From Columbus to Castro

    Narrated by distinguished actor/director and producer Andy Garcia. English-language documentary on the history of Cuba produced by the University of Miami’s Institute for Cuban and Cuban-American Studies (ICCAS).When sold by, this product will be manufactured on demand using DVD-R recordable media.'s standard return policy will apply....

    • UPC: 889290151841

  • Fidel Castro: My Life: A Spoken Autobiography

    The intimate and highly revealing life story of the world’s longest-serving, most charismatic, and controversial head of state in modern times. Fidel Castro was a dictatorial pariah to some and a hero and inspiration for many of the world's poor, defiantly charting an independent and revolutionary path for Cuba over nearly half a century. Numerous attempts were made to get Castro to tell his own story. But only in the twilight of his years was he prepared to set out the details of his remarkable biography for the world to read before his deat...

    • ASIN: 1416562338
    • Brand: Scribner

  • The Cuban Missile Crisis and the Cold War: A Short History with Documents (Passages: Key Moments in History)

    In October 1962, when the Soviet Union deployed nuclear missiles in Cuba, the most dangerous confrontation of the Cold War ensued, bringing the world close to the brink of nuclear war. Over two tense weeks, U.S. president John F. Kennedy and Soviet premier Nikita Khrushchev managed to negotiate a peaceful resolution to what was nearly a global catastrophe.Drawing on the best recent scholarship and previously unexamined documents from the archives of the former Soviet Union, this introductory volume examines the motivations and calculations of...

    • ASIN: 1624667414

  • The Soviet Cuban Missile Crisis: Castro, Mikoyan, Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the Missiles of November (Cold War International History Project)

    Based on secret transcripts of top-level diplomacy undertaken by the number-two Soviet leader, Anastas Mikoyan, to settle the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962, this book rewrites conventional history. The "missiles of October" and "13 days" were only half the story: the nuclear crisis actually stretched well into November 1962 as the Soviets secretly planned to leave behind in Cuba over 100 tactical nuclear weapons, then reversed themselves because of obstreperous behavior by Fidel Castro. The highly-charged negotiations with the Cuban leadership, ...

    • ASIN: 0804762023

  • The Cuban Missile Crisis: A History Just For Kids!

    In this book, we will be talking about one of those occasions: the Cuban Missile Crisis. Have you ever heard of the Cuban Missile Crisis or what happened during it? As we saw earlier, the key to being a good chess player is to try and understand what the other player is thinking and what they want. The same is true of being a good president or military leader. The Cuban Missile Crisis was a very serious moment during the Cold War when many people thought that a nuclear war was about to begin, which would have meant the deaths of millions of peo...

    • ASIN: 1483991547

  • A History of the Cuban Revolution

    A History of the Cuban Revolution presents a concise socio-historical account of the Cuban Revolution of 1959, an event that continues to spark debate 50 years later.  Balances a comprehensive overview of the political and economic events of the revolution with a look at the revolution’s social impact Provides a lively, on-the-ground look at the lives of ordinary people Features both U.S. and Cuban perspectives to provide a complete and well-rounded look at the revolution and its repercussions Encourages students to understand histor...

    • ASIN: 1405187735

  • A History of the Cuban Revolution (Viewpoints / Puntos de Vista)

    A fully-revised and updated new edition of a concise and insightful socio-historical analysis of the Cuban revolution, and the course it took over five and a half decades. Now available in a fully-revised second edition, including new material to add to the book’s coverage of Cuba over the past decade under Raul Castro All of the existing chapters have been updated to reflect recent scholarship Balances social and historical insight into the revolution with economic and political analysis extending into the twenty-first century Juxtaposes U...

    • ASIN: 1118942280
    • Brand: Wiley-Blackwell

  • Who Was Fidel Castro?

    When Fidel Castro died on November 25, 2016, many people around the world responded with mixed emotions. Learn all about the man who shaped Cuba for more than half a decade.After overthrowing Fulgencia Batista in 1959, Fidel Castro became the leader of an island country only ninety miles away from Florida. While in power, Castro outlasted ten US presidents and turned the small nation into a one-party state with influence over the entire world. Called a leader by some and a dictator by others, Castro defined not one but several eras in world pol...

    • ASIN: 045153333X

  • This Is Cuba: An American Journalist Under Castro's Shadow

    • ASIN: 1250176972

  • The Brilliant Disaster: JFK, Castro, and America's Doomed Invasion of Cuba's Bay of Pigs

    THE BRILLIANT DISASTER is a remarkably gripping account of America’s Bay of Pigs crisis, drawing on long-hidden CIA documents and delivering, as never before, the vivid truth—and consequences—of five pivotal days in April 1961. At the heart of the Bay of Pigs crisis stood President John F. Kennedy, and journalist Jim Rasenberger traces what Kennedy knew, thought, and said as events unfolded. He examines whether Kennedy was manipulated by the CIA into approving a plan that would ultimately involve the American military. He also dr...

    • ASIN: 1416596534
    • Brand: Scribner

  • Our Man Down in Havana: The Story Behind Graham Greene's Cold War Spy Novel

    Exploring the backstory that led to the writing of Graham Greene's beloved satirical spy novel, Our Man Down in Havana evokes this pivotal time and place in the author's life. When U.S. immigration authorities deported Graham Greene from Puerto Rico in 1954, the British author made an unplanned visit to Havana and discovered that “every vice was permissible and every trade possible” in a Caribbean fleshpot of mafia-run casinos and nude revues. The former MI6 officer had stumbled upon the ideal setting for a comic espionage story. Three year...

    • ASIN: 1643130188

  • Cordon of Steel: The U.S. Navy and the Cuban Missile Crisis - President John F. Kennedy, Nikita Khrushchev, Admiral Dennison, U-2, Fidel Castro, SS-4 Sandal and SS-5 Skean Soviet Missiles - eBook

    In the fall of 1962, the United States and the Soviet Union came as close as they ever would to global nuclear war. Hoping to correct what he saw as a strategic imbalance with the

    • UPC: 321828548

  • Cold War in South Florida Historic Resource Study: CIA, Cuba and Castro, Bay of Pigs, Cuban Missile Crisis, Radio Marti, Arbenz, Guatemala, Everglades, Counterinsurgency Technology Research - eBook

    This historic resource study by the National Park Service covers the Cold War and historic resources related to it located in south Florida. The study deals with Cold War-related activities and resources in four units

    • UPC: 759797063

  • The Soviet Cuban Missile Crisis : Castro, Mikoyan, Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the Missiles of November

    Based on secret transcripts of top-level diplomacy undertaken by the number-two Soviet leader, Anastas Mikoyan, to settle the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962, this book rewrites conventional history. The "missiles of October" and "13 days"

    • UPC: 38411616

  • Fidel Castro - Famous Quotes Laminated POSTER PRINT 24x20 - Following the missile crisis, detente started to gain ground between the United States and the Soviet Union, so the international political

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  • Armageddon Letters : Kennedy, Khrushchev, Castro in the Cuban Missile Crisis

    The Armageddon Letters: Kennedy, Khrushchev, Castro in the Cuban Missile Crisis recreates the drama of the Cuban Missile Crisis as experienced by the leaders of the three countries directly involved. They poignantly document the rapidly

    • UPC: 46682329

  • Missiles in Cuba : Kennedy, Khrushchev, Castro and the 1962 Crisis

    The causes and consequences of the 1962 crisis as well as a day-by-day narrative of the confrontation, based on up-to-date scholarship and newly released documents. American Ways

    • UPC: 42155631

  • The Cuban Missile Crisis (1962)

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    In 1985 interview, Castro spoke of fearing U.S. invasion

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