Fidel Castro (A Clarion book)
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Fidel Castro (A Clarion book) by Herbertmathews

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Published by Touchstone .
Written in English


  • Castro, Fidel,
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The Physical Object
Number of Pages382
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9305472M
ISBN 100671205269
ISBN 109780671205263

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The author intended to write a negative portrait of "El Commandante", but the author couldn't possibly conceal Fidel's vast achievements. After reading Quirk's book, I am completely convinced Fidel Castro is one of the few genuine genius's of the Twentieth Century, belonging in the ranks of Churchill, FDR, Lenin, and Trotsky/5(9). My Life: A Spoken Autobiography by Fidel Castro and Ignacio Ramonet was published in Spanish in (Fidel Castro: Biografía a dos voces), and English in The book was written by Ramonet based on more than hours of interviews with : Fidel Castro. Early Life. Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz was born on Aug , near Birán, in Cuba's eastern Oriente Province. He was the third of six children, .   Fidel Castro (Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz) (fēdĕl´ käs´trō), –, Cuban revolutionary, premier of Cuba (–76), president of the Council of State and of the Council of Ministers (–).As a student leader and lawyer, Castro opposed the dictatorship of Fulgencio Batista y J , he led an unsuccessful attack on an army post .

  Fidel Castro emerges as an ambitious rebel, from his earliest years into his student years and adulthood. In gripping detail, Quirk follows Castro as his first, failed attempt to bring down the regime of Fulgencio Batista is followed by the small-scale attacks from the Sierra Maestra mountains that culminate in the dictator's flight from Cuba in and Castro's /5. The biography of Fidel Castro -- Young Castro: The Making of a Revolutionary-- by Jonathan Hansen is an interesting addition to writings on Castro, although even a cursory internet search will reveal an already vast had privileged access to personal letters of the young Castro while he was in prison. A little before her death, Naty Revuelta, Castro’s lover and the Author: Kunal Chattopadhyay.   Fidel Castro’s secret love affair with NYC The unlikely story of how one of the world’s most committed Communists fell in love with . fidel castro my life Download fidel castro my life or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get fidel castro my life book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want.

If Fidel Castro had his way in October , the United States would have been leveled by atomic bombs and so would little Cuba, which would’ve ceased to exist. Castro named this book among his favorites during one of the official dinners - from an article on Hemingway’s reporter roots are evidence in this five-day journey of an old man whose greatest battle at sea leads to his greatest loss.   Jon Lee Anderson, the New Yorker writer and author of a biography of Che Guevara, will publish a book about Fidel Castro and the Cuban revolution with Penguin Press, the publisher announced. The book, which has been years in the making, will chronicle Mr. Castro’s decades-long rule and his influence on global politics, and will analyze the. In a vivid, fascinating portrait of Cuba's ``Maximum Leader,'' Quirk (The Mexican Revolution and the Catholic Church, , , etc.—not reviewed) traces Castro's evolution from marginalized radical to Communist dictator. Castro, the son of an uncultured nouveau riche farmer from Spain, was educated in religious schools and at the Univ. of Havana, where he received .