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The Resource Without Fidel : a death foretold in Miami, Havana, and Washington, Ann Louise Bardach

Without Fidel : a death foretold in Miami, Havana, and Washington, Ann Louise Bardach

Label
Without Fidel : a death foretold in Miami, Havana, and Washington
Title
Without Fidel
Title remainder
a death foretold in Miami, Havana, and Washington
Statement of responsibility
Ann Louise Bardach
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An eye-opening account of the last chapter in the life of Fidel Castro: his near death, his enemies and their fifty-year failed battle to eliminate him, and the carefully planned succession and early reign of his brother Raul
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bardach, Ann Louise
Dewey number
972.91064092
Illustrations
genealogical tables
Index
index present
LC call number
F1788.22.C3
LC item number
B37 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Castro, Fidel
  • Heads of state
  • United States
  • Cuba
  • Cuba
  • Cuba
  • Cuba
  • Cuba
Label
Without Fidel : a death foretold in Miami, Havana, and Washington, Ann Louise Bardach
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-314) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The long dying -- The pursuit of immorality -- The family -- The island and the empire -- Writing for history -- The Fidel obsession -- The pediatrician and the exterminator -- Murder in the sky -- Miami Vice -- Requiem for a would-be assassin -- Raúl's reign -- El Relevo : the relief pitcher -- All the king's men -- Calle Ocho at Foggy Bottom -- The graveyard shift -- Spooks, plotters, politicians & the law
Control code
ocm180756003
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
xxii, 328 pages
Isbn
9781416551508
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
genealogical tables
System control number
  • (OCoLC)440121342
  • (OCoLC)180756003
  • (OCoLC)440121342
  • (Sirsi) a1016938
Label
Without Fidel : a death foretold in Miami, Havana, and Washington, Ann Louise Bardach
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-314) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The long dying -- The pursuit of immorality -- The family -- The island and the empire -- Writing for history -- The Fidel obsession -- The pediatrician and the exterminator -- Murder in the sky -- Miami Vice -- Requiem for a would-be assassin -- Raúl's reign -- El Relevo : the relief pitcher -- All the king's men -- Calle Ocho at Foggy Bottom -- The graveyard shift -- Spooks, plotters, politicians & the law
Control code
ocm180756003
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
xxii, 328 pages
Isbn
9781416551508
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
genealogical tables
System control number
  • (OCoLC)440121342
  • (OCoLC)180756003
  • (OCoLC)440121342
  • (Sirsi) a1016938

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