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Che Forever
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2009. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
In this bilingual English/Español edition, Che Forever is a sympathetic and poetic biographical sketch detailing the past, promise, potential, and power of the dynamic ideas and ideology of Che Guevara, the iconic Latin American revolutionary. Read it and surprise yourself!
At the Edge of the Abyss: A Declassified Documentary History of the Cuban Missile Crisis
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,760. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
In the last two weeks of October 1962, the world came closer to nuclear warfare than it ever has. This volume is a collection of declassified documents from American and Soviet archives, detailing the history of those two weeks. Preface gives an overview and timeline of the crisis.
Onyx Ops: The Paladin Papers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Masters of black ops ruthlessly navigate today’s globalization. From World War II; to the Cuban Revolution and the Kennedy assassination; through the CIA’s Operation Phoenix and the oil fields of Vietnam; it leads into today’s Afghanistan. Must-read, fast-paced fiction with high-impact insights into the geopolitics of global resources. You will think about this long after you put it down
Ogoun's Bomb
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 81,350. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2010 by Bondage Books. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Ogoun lives in Maronterre, a fictional country between Haiti and the Dominican Republic in Hispaniola: Voodoo country, where the Ogoun family are notorious on the black side. Ogoun is planning a coup at the time of the Cuban missile crisis, and when Khrushchev is forced to pull his nuclear missiles out of Cuba the ships carrying them have to pass the next Island, Hispaniola.
Ogoun's Bomb - A Novel
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 81,360. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2010 by Bondage Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Business
Ogoun lives in Maronterre, a fictional country between Haiti and the Dominican Republic in Hispaniola: Voodoo country, where the Ogoun family are notorious on the black side. Ogoun is planning a coup at the time of the Cuban missile crisis, and when Khrushchev is forced to pull his nuclear missiles out of Cuba the ships carrying them have to pass the next Island, Hispaniola. A plot is hatched...
American Decision Making During the Cuban Missile Crisis
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2010 by Punked Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This dissertation examines the deliberations of the American government during the Cuban missile crisis of October 1962. Much has been written on this subject by those involved, either within the decision making process, or on the periphery - for instance, McGeorge Bundy, Abram Chayess, Raymond Garthoff, Ray Cline, and Robert Kennedy. However, none of these totally agree on what happened.
Broken Odyssey
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Series: Odyssy Devil, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,160. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Carl McCormic longs to see Cuba, the land of his mother’s birth. Opportunity arrives in a beautiful young woman who only recently fled the island. Anger smoldering within her, she wants him to smuggle her back in – to destroy the powerful father she left behind!
Live by the Sword: The Secret War Against Castro and the Death of JFK
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 281,870. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
Humiliated at the Bay of Pigs, John and Robert Kennedy sought desperately to eliminate Castro. Castro openly threatened to retaliate. Pro-Castro agitator Lee Harvey Oswald went to the Cuban embassy in Mexico, announcing he would kill America's president in exchange for sanctuary in Havana. Live By the Sword ends 35 years of public mistrust and confusion over the Kennedy assassination.
The Cuban Connection
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 106,740. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
In the early 1960s the CIA made several attempts to kill Castro. Shortly afterwards JFK was assassinated. Was the Cuban Government resposible? Was there a man on the grassy knoll? The Sea Demons go into Cuba to find and extract the man responsible for the death of a sitting American President. Soon they find themselves in the middle of a Cuban revolution, their quarry protected in a fortress.
Laughing under Castro
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You set the price! Words: 24,680. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Modesto Arocha. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Graphic novels/comics/manga
After the Cuban Revolution (1959), there would be no more political jokes told in public against the government. But the Cuban people did not lose their sense of humor, now took it underground. In 1990 a man living in Cuba, Modesto Arocha, began to compile these jokes about the Revolution and managed to smuggle his collection out of the country. Laughing under Castro is that book.