Books written by Fidel Castro

My Life

August 19, 2019 | 723 pages
Fidel Castro with Ignacio Ramonet Penguin; 2008 Paperback; 724 pages 978-0-14-102626-8 For years people have tried to persuade the leader of the Cuban Revolution to tell his own life story. Here, finally, Ignacio Ramonet, well-known activist and editor of Le Monde Diplomatique,has succeeded. For... More Info

Cuba & Angola

August 19, 2019 | 144 pages
Twenty-five years ago, in March 1988, the army of South Africa's apartheid regime was dealt a crushing defeat by Cuban, Angolan, and Namibian combatants at the battle of Cuito Cuanavale in Angola. That triumph, South Africa's future president Nelson Mandela proclaimed, marked “a milestone in the... More Info

Obama and The Empire

Ocean Pr | September 13, 2011 | 190 pages
In a new, expanded edition, Fidel Castro comments on Obama as the eleventh US president to confront the Cuban revolution.  More Info

Socialism and Man in Cuba

Pathfinder Pr | June 1, 2009 | 66 pages
Drawing on his experience as a central leader of the Cuban Revolution, Guevara explains why the revolutionary transformation of social relations necessarily involves the transformation of the working people organizing and leading that process. "To build communism it is necessary, simultaneous with... More Info

The prison letters of Fidel Castro | August 19, 2019 | 184 pages
Early in Ann Louise Bardach's Cuban voyage she came across Cartas de Presidio or The Prison Letters of Fidel Castro. Edited by Luis Conte Aguero, who was the recipient of most of these letters, they are cited in every important work from Hugh Thomas' opus Cuba to Tad Szulc's Fidel biography, and... More Info

The declarations of Havana

Verso Books | August 19, 2019 | 138 pages
In response to the American administration's attempt to isolate Cuba, Fidel Castro delivered a series of speeches designed to radicalize Latin American society. As Latin America experiences more revolutions in Venezuela and Bolivia, and continues to upset America's plans for neo-liberal... More Info