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Fidel Castro"s political strategy

from Moncada to victory

by Marta Harnecker

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Published by Pathfinder Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Cuba
    • Subjects:
    • Castro, Fidel, 1926-,
    • Cuba -- Politics and government -- 1933-1959.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Marta Harnecker ; [translated by Margarita Zimmerman].
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1788.22.C3 H3713 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination157 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages157
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2411278M
      ISBN 10087348665X, 0873486668
      LC Control Number87061469


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