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The Bay Of Pigs

The Bay Of Pigs

by Haynes Johnson
     
 
At long last, the truth about The Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba.The commanders of the invasion forces break their silence to reveal the whole truth aboutThe CIASecret plans to countermand White House decisionsFatally poor intelligenceSuperb dedication and training but inadequate planning and executionThe Joint Chiefs of StaffApproval of a suicidal battle plan,

Overview

At long last, the truth about The Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba.The commanders of the invasion forces break their silence to reveal the whole truth aboutThe CIASecret plans to countermand White House decisionsFatally poor intelligenceSuperb dedication and training but inadequate planning and executionThe Joint Chiefs of StaffApproval of a suicidal battle plan, disastrous in detailThe Invasion of CubaAn operation that was a combination of individual and unit heroism, of hardship, betrayal, and SNAFU.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393331202
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
05/01/1964
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
765,390
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.85(d)

Meet the Author

Haynes Johnson is the author of Divided We Fall: Gambling with History in the Nineties. He lives in Washington, DC.

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