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Under Three Flags in Cuba - the Life and Times of George Clarke Musgrave
Series: George Clarke Musgrave - a Victorian Adventurer, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 66,650. Language: British English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
George Clarke Musgrave landed in Cuba a warm sympathiser with Spain but for two years he served with the revolutionaries and experienced their suffering. He repeatedly crossed the lines carrying despatches from the insurgent Cuban Government to the Americans and was twice imprisoned, three times wounded, barely rescued from a spy's death and finally arrested and deported under threat of execution.
Cuba: Land of Opportunity - the Life and Times of George Clarke Musgrave
Series: George Clarke Musgrave - a Victorian Adventurer, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 20,270. Language: British English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
It is no exaggeration to speak of Cuba as the key to the Western Hemisphere. Her strategic position, as well as her rare qualities as a country, entitles her to this definition and her place in the family of nations depends on what she really is, has, and does - and upon the business acumen, the intellect and the vision of those who choose to be part of this Land of Opportunity.
Cuba era una fiesta
Price: Free! Words: 28,780. Language: Spanish. Published: December 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Religion & politics
Entre los comentarios que circulan sobre Fidel, no sé de ninguno que mencione las profecías que hizo S.Juan Pablo II sobre Cuba durante su visita a la isla en enero de 1998. Además de lo que dijo oficialmente, pronunció dos oráculos que, en la nueva situación post-Fidel, tal vez se cumplan y empiece para los cubanos un nuevo amanecer. Fui uno de los 3.000 periodistas que dieron fe de aquel suceso.
Learning from the Past: Soviet Deception in the Cuban Missile Crisis - Maskirovka Denial and Deception, Developing a Cover Story, Operation ANADYR, Getting the Cubans on Board, Disingenuous Diplomacy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 106,610. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report examines the use by the Soviets of denial and deception in the Cuban Missile Crisis.
Hombres sin mujer
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 80,710. Language: Spanish. Published: January 10, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba
Hombre sin mujer es la primera novela que aborda el tema de la homosexualidad en la literatura de habla hispana. La narrativa precisa de Carlos Montenegro describe, con detalle y tremenda brutalidad, la vida en una prisión cubana de principios XX, cuyos personajes habrán de darle forma ala tesis que informa que, ante la ausencia de mujer, todo hombre es un homosexual en potencia.
The U.S. Navy and the Cuban Missile Crisis - Questions about Kennedy and Schlesinger Accounts, Intelligence from Communications Intercepts Before Spy Photographs, Naval Operations, Navy ASW Operations
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 145,980. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the traditional interpretation of the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis and the Navy's quarantine of the island.
Four Canes and Several years Ago - 40 vintage images on the 1916 hurricane
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba
On the night of October 9th - 10th 1916 the islands were haunted by a major hurricane category three. These 40 images will give you an insight to the devastation done by the storm before warnings could be provided by The Hurricane Hunters
La Anexión de Cuba a los Estados Unidos: Hechos históricos que sucedieron antes de 1861
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,990. Language: Spanish. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba
Este libro tiene la descripción más completa y detallada de los esfuerzos para anexionar Cuba a los Estados Unidos que ocurrieron entre el principio del siglo XIX y 1861. Los cubanos y los norteamericanos, por motivos diferentes, deseaban esa unión pero España no compartía esos deseos y rechazó todas las generosas ofertas de los Estados Unidos para comprar la Isla de Cuba.
Evolution of United States Army Deployment Operations: The Santiago Campaign Expedition’s Mobilization through Tampa, Florida in 1898 to Prepare for Invasion of Cuba, Reception and Staging Process
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 30,680. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba
This monograph examines the evolution of United States Army deployment operations through the failures during the 1898 Santiago Expedition's mobilization through Tampa, Florida. The failed experiences from the Spanish-American War provided the evolutional foundation for successful deployment operations to France during World War I.
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
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,950. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba, Nonfiction » History » Military
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 United States, Soviet Premier Nikita S. Khrushchev began secretly deploying medium range ballistic missiles (MRBM) and intermediate range ballistic missiles (IRBM) to Fidel Castro's Cuba.
Continuing Lessons of the Cuban Missile Crisis October 1962 - Khrushchev's Gamble, Missile Deployment, Kennedy's Objectives and Strategy, The Role of Intelligence - Successes and Failures
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 109,500. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the lessons that can still be learned from the famous Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962.
Mantua a Cuba
Price: $4.60 USD. Words: 30,050. Language: Italian. Published: July 15, 2012 by El Barco Ebrio Editorial. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba
Ci troviamo di fronte ad un saggio su un tema storico e letterario, un tentativo di avvicinarci alla verità su un fatto – si presume - avvenuto circa trecento anni fa. Furono i naufraghi italiani a fondare la piccola città di Mantua nella rustica campagna cubana al principio del XVII secolo?
The Cuban Missile Crisis of October 1962: Comparative Perspectives of the United States and the Soviet Union - Secret Deliberation of National Security Council, Naval Quarantine, Military Encounters
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,870. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report provides comparative perspectives of the Cuban missile crisis of October 1962.
Bull in a China Shop? General Curtis E. LeMay's Military Advice to the President During the Cuban Missile Crisis - Impact of LeMay's Experiences, Organizational Influences, Communist Presence
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 125,650. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report examines the personal experiences and organizational factors which influenced General LeMay's advice to the president during this crucial time in American history, and relates the role the chief of staff's recommendation played as the crisis unfolded.
José Martí. Diversidad cultural y emancipación
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 40,610. Language: Spanish. Published: September 14, 2015 by El Barco Ebrio Editorial. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba
Los cuatro estudios que componen este libro abordan, desde perspectivas diversas —y a veces opuestas—, los aportes y/o los límites del pensamiento emancipador martiano sobre la nación, la cultura y la diversidad cultural y étnica.
Cuban and Salvadoran Exiles: Differential Cold War-Era U.S. Policy Impacts on Their Second-Generations' Assimilation - History of Immigration Policy, 1960s Cubans, 1980s El Salvadorans, Reception
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 43,870. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
American society conventionally expects immigrants to assimilate, yet contemporary views question whether Latin American immigrants are choosing to conform to this standard. However, this perspective does not account for the structural constraints placed upon immigrants through the influence of U.S. foreign and immigration policy.
Fear of the Tide: The Untold Story of a Cuban Rebel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,050. Language: American English. Published: January 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Biography
A riveting biography about a Cuban rebel that joined covert operations, during the Cuban Revolution, attempting to stop the Castro Regime from taking over Cuba. David Fuentes Martinez reveals the corruption that swept through Cuba during this time and he captivates readers as he describes the heartbreaking story that forced his harrowing escape as he ran for his life.
A Crowded Loneliness The Story of Loss, Survival, and Resilience of a Peter Pan Child of Cuba
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,890. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century, Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba
Set in Havana during the Cuban Revolution and in the Deep South before and during the Civil Rights Movement, A Crowded Loneliness, is based on the true story of 9-year-old Bienvenida Catalina Miranda. Catalina took part in Operation Peter Pan—a mass exodus of over 14,000 unaccompanied Cuban children to the U.S. It is a moving story about struggle, courage, and never letting go of your dreams.
Revolution! Cuba '58
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 111,630. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba
The Cuban Revolution seen through the eyes of a young English traveller who works for Mafia bosses in Havana's casinos before joining Che Guevara and Castro's rebels fighting in the mountains. A novel, a thriller and a historical romance set against the dramatic backdrop of an impoverished Caribbean island in the throes of revolution. Sun, sea, sex, salsa - and guns!
Mantua en Cuba
Price: $4.55 USD. Words: 31,690. Language: Spanish. Published: July 15, 2012 by El Barco Ebrio Editorial. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba
Estamos ante un ensayo de tema histórico y literario, un intento de acercarnos a la verdad sobre un hecho presuntamente ocurrido hace trescientos años. ¿Fundaron náufragos italianos la pequeña villa de Mantua en la campiña cubana de principios del siglo XVII?

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