Conflicting Missions: Havana, Washington, and Africa, 1959-1976 / Edition 1

Conflicting Missions: Havana, Washington, and Africa, 1959-1976 / Edition 1

by Piero Gleijeses
     
 

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Conflicting Missions: Havana, Washington, and Africa, 1959-1976

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807854648
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
02/24/2003
Series:
Envisioning Cuba Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
576
Sales rank:
921,194
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Note on Citations
Abbreviations
Prologue
Chapter 1. Castro's Cuba, 1959-1964
Chapter 2. Cuba's First Venture in Africa: Algeria
Chapter 3. Flee! The White Giants Are Coming!
Chapter 4. Castro Turns to Central Africa
Chapter 5. Che in Zaire
Chapter 6. A Successful Covert Operation
Chapter 7. American Victory
Chapter 8. Cubans in the Congo
Chapter 9. Guerrillas in Guinea-Bissau
Chapter 10. Castro's Cuba, 1965-1975
Chapter 11. The Collapse of the Portuguese Empire
Chapter 12. The Gathering Storm: Angola, January-October 1975
Chapter 13. South Africa's Friends
Chapter 14. Pretoria Meets Havana
Chapter 15. Cuban Victory
Chapter 16. Repercussions
Chapter 17. Looking Back
Appendix
Notes
Bibliography
Index

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