Category: Cuba

My Life

August 17, 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

Notes on Ernesto Che Guevara's Ideas on Pedagogy

Fernwood Publishing | March 15, 2014 | 178 pages
Available for the first time in English, Ernesto Che introduces readers to this important figure s pedagogical thinking. One of Guevara s enduring contributions was his insistence that a new socialist society involved not only economic and political change, but also the creation of what he called a... More Info

Where No Doctor Has Gone Before

Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press | December 1, 2012 | 180 pages
Tens of thousands of people around the world die each day from causes that could have been prevented with access to affordable health care resources. In an era of unprecedented global inequity, Cuba, a small, low-income country, is making a difference by providing affordable health care to millions... More Info

The Havana Habit

Yale Univ Pr | January 10, 2012 | 256 pages
Cuba, an island 750 miles long, with a population of about 11 million, lies less than 100 miles off the U.S. coast. Yet the island's influences on America's cultural imagination are extensive and deeply ingrained. In the engaging and wide-ranging "Havana Habit, " writer and scholar Gustavo Perez... More Info

Cuban Fiestas

Yale Univ Pr | January 10, 2012 | 376 pages
"Published with assistance from the Louis Stern Memorial Fund."  More Info

The prison letters of Fidel Castro | August 17, 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 Cuba project

Ocean Pr | August 17, 2019 | 195 pages
The secret war the CIA lost. New, updated edition.  More Info

The Island That Dared

Eland Pub Ltd | June 1, 2009 | 421 pages
Take a three-generation family holiday in Cuba in the company of Dervla Murphy, her daughter, and three young granddaughters as they trek into the hills and along the coast as a family, camping out on empty beaches beneath the stars and relishing the ubiquitous Cuban hospitality. But this is no... More Info

Fidel and Che

Walker & Company | August 18, 2009 | 448 pages
Draws on international sources and previously unavailable material to present a dual portrait set against a backdrop of Cuba's revolutionary era, describing how their initial association of convenience was to fundamentally shape their political visions and ultimately test their beliefs.  More Info

The declarations of Havana

Verso Books | August 17, 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

The motorcycle diaries

Ocean Press (AU) | August 17, 2019 | 175 pages
A chronicle of the author's seven-month motorcycle journey throughout South America reveals the beginning of his transformation into a dedicated revolutionary.  More Info

Che Guevara

Grove/Atlantic | August 17, 1997 | 814 pages
Making use of unprecedented access to Che's personal archives, his guerrilla cohorts, and Cuban government archives, an exhaustive biography traces the life of the Latin American communist revolutionary. 40,000 first printing. $75,000 ad/promo.  More Info