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Castro’s Cuba: Quo Vadis? By Francisco Wong-Diaz & Strategic Studies Institute
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The United States, particularly the Army, has a long history of involvement with Cuba. It has included, among others, the Spanish-American War of 1898, military interventions in 1906 and 1912, the... More > 1961 Bay of Pigs Invasion, the 1962 Missile Crisis, counterinsurgency, and low intensity warfare in Latin America and Africa against Cuban supported guerrilla movements. During the Cold War, Fidel Castro’s Communist takeover on January 1, 1959, heightened U.S. concerns and highlighted the threat Cuba posed as a strategic ally of the Soviet Union. The collapse of the Soviet bloc in the 1990s raised hopes for an end to the Communist regime in Cuba. However, after almost 5 decades of authoritarian one-man rule, the Cuban dictator remains firmly in power. On July 31, his brother, Raul Castro, assumed provisional presidential power after an official announcement that Fidel was ill and would undergo surgery. This monograph is designed to contribute to the process of understanding the strategic and political...< Less
A Photographic Journey of Cuba By Jay Mitchell
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Jay Mitchell is the photographer and author of the new book ‘Cuba - A Photographic Journey’. In 2010 Jay took time out from working and living in an often chaotic London to take a journey... More > across Cuba. This is a photographic journey through places in Cuba with the stunningly colourful buildings, the old American cars, Flamingos in Cayo Coco and landscapes that stretch out across the beautiful island of Cuba. People go about their daily life in Cuba with a smile as bright as the sunshine that falls across Cuba. The places visited in the book are, Havana, Ciénaga de Zapata, Cienfuegos, Camagüey, Playa Santa Lucía, Bayamo, El Cobre, Santiago de Cuba, Baracoa, Guantánamo, Guardalavca, Holguín, Caya Coco, Morón, Trinidad, Santa Clara, Varadero, Pinar del Rio and Vinales.< Less
Cuba, Then, Now and the Future By Stephen Reed,BS.,Rel,MS.Theo,MSW, Paralegal, Legal Assistant
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Cuba was colonized, together with the rest of the Caribbean, in the 4th millennium BC.[9] The oldest known archaeological site is Levisa, in eastern Cuba which dates from 3100 BC.[10] A wider... More > distribution of sites date from after 2000 BC, represented by the Cayo Redondo and Guayabo Blanco cultures in western Cuba. These cultures emphasized ground stone tools and ornamentals, as well as shell tools. A peculiar artifact were the gladioluses which were some dagger-like objects which probably had some ceremonial role.[11] The subsistence was based on fishing, hunting and collecting wild plants.[11] The indigenous Guanajatabey, who had inhabited the island for centuries, were driven to the west of Cuba by the arrival of two subsequent waves of migrants, the Taíno and Ciboney. These people, sometimes referred to as the neo-Taíno nations,[12] had migrated north along the Caribbean island chain.< Less
Cuba Mission Journal By Steven Norris
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This journal is written to accompany teams that are going as part of the mission partnership between The Eastern Baptist Convention of Cuba and the NC Baptist Men. Each day, there is a scripture,... More > meditational thought, questions for personal/group reflection, and lined pages for journaling. Short-term mission trips are most effective when they follow the three-fold model of preparation-action-reflection. This journal is intended to help with the reflection during the trip and once the team has gotten home. It is only with such reflection that God takes the experiences of these trips and uses them to forever change our lives.< Less
Vacation Varadero Cuba 2012 By By Maya & Milan Gavric
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Summer family vacation in Tryp Peninsula Hotel located in Varadero, Cuba (end of July and beginning of August 2012). All photos are taken in Cuba. We had great time in this beautiful country. The... More > beautiful beaches, friendly people and beautiful music attract thousands of tourists seeking affordable family beach vacations. The largest and most established resort area in Cuba is concentrated on the Varadero peninsula with many large internationally run all-inclusive resorts to choose from. We will be back.< Less
CUBA ~ Frozen in Time No more By Beverly Kievman Copen
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2019 Calendar - Cuba~ Frozen in Time No More. Award winning photographer Beverly Kievman Copen spent a week in Cuba November 2016. Photos focus on classic cars, portraits, culture, street scenes,... More > entertainment. This calendar makes a great gift for yourself or someone fascinated with CUBA.< Less
A Little Bit of Cuba -Hardbook By Michelle Rugel
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A photographic visit to the beautiful island of Cuba. This book contains images of 4 different cities and its historic landmarks. Experience Cuba and its beauty through images in the exact sequence... More > as they were taken. By foot and by bus, it's a photographic journey of Cuba in 150+ images in full color. Enjoy!< Less
Chasing the Cuba Libre By Jane Ogden
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'He smelled of nature without the chemicals of English men and his neck became damp as they moved. They laughed when she got the steps wrong and he stared deep into her when it was right. And when... More > he spun her round the air cooled on her face and her life of kids and work in England seeped away. She became herself again and it was like welcoming back a lost and wonderful friend.' Cuba had always been Jackie’s fantasy. Che Guevara, the revolution and the excitement of the heat and the music. Chasing the Cuba Libre is a story of politics and passion and a journey to find freedom in the hot days and nights of Castro’s Cuba as frustration and unease begin to surface across the country. Chasing the Cuba Libre is set in the modern day and should be read by anyone interested in relationships, surviving marriage, mid life crises and the history and politics of Cuba.< Less
Chasing the Cuba Libre By Jane Ogden
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'He smelled of nature without the chemicals of English men and his neck became damp as they moved. They laughed when she got the steps wrong and he stared deep into her when it was right. And when... More > he spun her round the air cooled on her face and her life of kids and work in England seeped away. She became herself again and it was like welcoming back a lost and wonderful friend.' Cuba had always been Jackie’s fantasy. Che Guevara, the revolution and the excitement of the heat and the music. Chasing the Cuba Libre is a story of politics and passion and a journey to find freedom in the hot days and nights of Castro’s Cuba as frustration and unease begin to surface across the country. Chasing the Cuba Libre is set in the modern day and should be read by anyone interested in relationships, surviving marriage, mid life crises and the history and politics of Cuba.< Less
Travel Journal Cuba By E Locken
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Travel Journal Cuba - Keep a diary of your holiday / vacation to Cuba, includes diary, budget planner, activity planner, packing checklist and other useful aids to help you record and remember every... More > aspect of your trip.< Less