3 edition of Cuba, And the Cubans found in the catalog.
March 5, 2005
Written in English
|Contributions||Rashad Hasan (Compiler)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||255|
Jul 12, · Eire was one of thousands of children airlifted as part of Operation Pedro Pan from Cuba in His painful memoir, which won the National Book Award, depicts a . In contrast to official history, a one-dimensional story of good versus evil, the three life histories related here portray close-up the ecstasies and the agonies of the revolution’s first ten years. They capture, in miniature, Cubans’ contradictory feelings and memories .
The book is a part of Oxford's new What Everyone Needs to Know series and is designed to be a comprehensive, accessible resource on the unique history of . Jan 03, · Cuba became economically isolated from its northern neighbour as it developed close links to the Soviet Union. However, the collapse of the Soviet Union in the early s isolated Cuba still further, bringing on what Cubans euphemistically call the período especial (“special period”), a time of widespread shortages and financial.
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