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F1788.22.C3C69 2004
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TITLE: Fidel Castro / Vicki Cox ; [foreword: on leadership, Arthur M. Schlesinger, jr.]
AUTHOR: Cox, Vicki.
SERIES: Major world leaders
PUBLISHED: Philadelphia : Chelsea House Publishers, c2004.
DESCRIPTION: 126 p. : ill. (some col.), 1 col. map ; 25 cm.
NOTES: A biography of the man who has ruled Cuba since 1959, after leading a successful revolution overthrowing Batista's government and establishing a Communist regime in its place.
NOTES: Includes bibliographical references (p. 116) and index.
NOTES: We have won! -- The curses of Cuba: Spain, sugar, and the United States -- Growing up and going to school -- Finding a cause -- Moncada: the mother of the Revolution -- Revolution grows in the mountains -- The triumphal entry -- Barking with the big dogs -- Intervening in the Third World -- Writing in the history books.
SUBJECT: Castro, Fidel, 1926-.
SUBJECT: Cuba--History--1933-1959.
SUBJECT: Cuba--History--1959-.
SUBJECT: Heads of state--Cuba--Biography.
SUBJECT: Revolutionaries--Cuba--Biography.
SUBJECT: Heads of state.
SUBJECT: Revolutionaries.
SUBJECT: Cuba--History.
ADDED ENTRY: Schlesinger jr., Arthur M.

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