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By Margaret Randall
Published: 07 April 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7296-7
... island isolation ecology identity Cuban blockade ...
Book Chapter

By Margaret Randall
Published: 07 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372967-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7296-7
..., weather, flora and fauna, and the effects of global warming, and situates Cuba within that panorama. It includes a number of testimonies by Cubans about living on an island. island isolation ecology identity Cuban blockade ...
Book Chapter

By Margaret Randall
Published: 07 April 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7296-7
... cultural blockade Stalinism repression intellectual freedom Cuban Revolution ...
Published: 07 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372967-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7296-7
... Revolution and shows how the Revolution capitalized on this reality, making values of excellence, professionalism, sacrifice, and generosity hallmarks of a small nation under siege. cultural blockade Stalinism repression intellectual freedom Cuban Revolution ...
Published: 20 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375272-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7527-2
... This chapter begins by briefly outlining problems and relations between nations in today’s world, tracing their roots to the Cold War period, and showing how Cuba’s current predicament echoes policies enacted then. It goes on to explore US-Cuba relations before and after the Cuban Revolution...
Book Chapter

By Margaret Randall
Published: 20 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375272-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7527-2
... Haydée Santamaría was one of the great heroines of the Cuban Revolution. Throughout her life she was tormented by memories of being brought her brother’s eye and lover’s testicle following the attack on Moncada Barracks. The regime wanted to make her divulge Fidel’s whereabouts. She defied her...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-091
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... the attack on democratic institutions and expression. Ernesto “Che” Guevara’s guerrilla campaign in Bolivia in 1966 and 1967 achieved global notoriety, and the guerrillas themselves were an international force. Of the 52 participants, 29 were Bolivian, 16 Cuban, 3 Argentine, 3 Peruvian, and 1 French...