Cuba under Castro
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Cuba under Castro by David D. Burks

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Published by Foreign Policy Association] in [New York .
Written in English



  • Cuba


  • Castro, Fidel, 1926-,
  • Cuba -- Politics and government -- 1959-,
  • Cuba -- Foreign relations

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p.63-64.

Statementby David D. Burks.
SeriesHeadline series,, no. 165
LC ClassificationsE744 .H43 no. 165
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p.
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5918701M
LC Control Number64022148

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