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  • Guantánamo Diary

    Guantánamo Diary
    av Mohamedou Ould Slahi

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786891853

    Now a major motion picture called The Mauritanian The first and only diary written by a Guantánamo detainee during his imprisonment, now with previous censored material restored. Mohamedou Ould Slahi was imprisoned in Guantánamo Bay in 2002. There h…

  • We Are Cuba!

    We Are Cuba!
    av Helen Yaffe

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300230031

    The extraordinary account of the Cuban people’s struggle for survival in a post-Soviet world In the aftermath of the fall of the Soviet Union, Cuba faced the start of a crisis that decimated its economy. Helen Yaffe examines the astonishing de…

  • Of Women and Salt

    Of Women and Salt
    av Gabriela Garcia

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529031515

    The New York Times Bestseller 'Extraordinary . . . stunning' Elizabeth Macneal, author of The Doll Factory 'Vivid details, visceral prose and strong willful women' Angie Cruz, author of Dominicana 'Vivid, engrossing, luminous' Sharlene Teo, author o…

  • Of Women and Salt

    Of Women and Salt

    Pocket - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529031553

    ‘Extraordinary . . . stunning’ – Elizabeth Macneal, author of The Doll Factory ‘Vivid details, visceral prose and strong willful women’ – Angie Cruz, author of Dominicana ‘Vivid, engrossing, luminous’…

  • The Cuban Table

    The Cuban Table
    av Ana Sofia Pelaez

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781250036087

    The Cuban Table is a comprehensive, contemporary overview of Cuban food, recipes and culture as recounted by serious home cooks and professional chefs, restaurateurs and food writers. Cuban-American food writer Ana Sofia Pelaez and award-winning pho…

  • Nuclear Folly

    Nuclear Folly
    av Serhii Plokhy

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241454732

  • Cuba: An American History

    Cuba: An American History
    av Ada Ferrer

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501154553

    An epic, sweeping history of Cuba and its complex and intimate ties to the United States--from before the arrival of Christopher Columbus to the present day--written by one of the world's leading historians of Cuba. In Cuba, the passing of Fidel Cas…

  • Guantanamo Voices

    Guantanamo Voices
    av Sarah Mirk

    Övrigt - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419746901

    An anthology of illustrated narratives about the prison and the lives it changed forever In January 2002, the United States sent a group of Muslim men they suspected of terrorism to a prison in Guantánamo Bay. They were the first of roughly 780 pris…

  • Thirteen Days: A Memoir of the Cuban Missile Crisis

    Thirteen Days: A Memoir of the Cuban Missile Crisis
    av Robert F. Kennedy

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393318340

    During the thirteen days in October 1962 when the United States confronted the Soviet Union over its installation of missiles in Cuba, few people shared the behind-the-scenes story as it is told here by the late Senator Robert F. Kennedy. In this un…

  • The Soviet Cuban Missile Crisis

    The Soviet Cuban Missile Crisis
    av Sergo Mikoyan

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804762021

    Based on secret transcripts of top-level diplomacy undertaken by the number-two Soviet leader, Anastas Mikoyan, to settle the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962, this book rewrites conventional history. The "missiles of October" and "13 days" were only ha…

  • Fidel Castro and Africa?s Liberation Struggle

    Fidel Castro and Africa?s Liberation Struggle

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781793611451

    The post-1959 Cuban government’s engagement with Africa, which was led by its charismatic and revolutionary leader, Fidel Castro, had two connecting dimensions: military internationalism and humanitarian internationalism. While African states…

  • 500 Hidden Secrets of Havana

    500 Hidden Secrets of Havana
    av Magalie Raman

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789460581892

    The 500 Hidden Secrets of Havana is the perfect book for those who wish to discover the city, but avoid all the usual tourist haunts, as well as for residents who are keen to track down the city's best-kept secrets. In The 500 Hidden Secrets of Hava…

  • Sugar, Cigars, and Revolution

    Sugar, Cigars, and Revolution
    av Lisandro Perez

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814767283

    Winner, 2020 Herbert H. Lehman Prize for Distinguished Scholarship in New York history Honorable Mention, 2019 CASA Literary Prize for Studies on Latinos in the United States, given by La Casa de las Américas The dramatic story of the origins of th…

  • Sugar, Cigars, and Revolution

    Sugar, Cigars, and Revolution
    av Lisandro Perez

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814767276

    Winner, 2020 Herbert H. Lehman Prize for Distinguished Scholarship in New York history Honorable Mention, 2019 CASA Literary Prize for Studies on Latinos in the United States, given by La Casa de las Américas The dramatic story of the origins of th…

  • The Cubans: Ordinary Lives in Extraordinary Times

    The Cubans: Ordinary Lives in Extraordinary Times
    av Anthony Depalma

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780525522461

  • The Fallen

    The Fallen
    av Carlos Manuel Alvarez

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910695951

    A powerful, unsettling portrait of ordinary family life in Cuba, Carlos Manuel Alvarez's debut novel The Fallen is a masterful portrayal of a society in free fall. Diego, the son, is disillusioned and bitter about the limited freedoms his country of…

  • Cuban Health Care

    Cuban Health Care
    av Don Fitz

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781583678602

    Quiet as it’s kept inside the United States, the Cuban Revolution has achieved some phenomenal goals, reclaiming Cuba’s agriculture, advancing its literacy rate to nearly 100 percent—and remaking its medical system. Cuba has transf…

  • DK Eyewitness Top 10 Cuba

    DK Eyewitness Top 10 Cuba
    av DK Eyewitness

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241355015

    Cuba is a magnificently diverse island brimming with stunning beaches, lush valleys, beautifully preserved colonial-era buildings and classic cars. Your DK Eyewitness Top 10 travel guide ensures you'll find your way around Cuba with absolute ease. O…

  • Lonely Planet Cuba

    Lonely Planet Cuba

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781787013742

    Lonely Planet’s Cuba is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Enjoy the live music scene in Havana, explore historic Habana Vieja, and trek up Pico Turquino; all w…

  • Guerrilla Warfare

    Guerrilla Warfare
    av Ernesto 'Che' Guevara

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241465080

    'Guerrilla warfare is a war of the masses, a war of the people' First published in 1961, following the successful Cuban Revolution, this is Che Guevara's handbook for guerrilla war. It covers strategy, tactics, terrain, organization of an army, logi…

  • Cuban Foreign Policy

    Cuban Foreign Policy

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442270923

    This volume illustrates the sweeping changes in Cuban foreign policy under Raúl Castro. Leading scholars from around the world show how the significant shift in foreign policy direction that started in 1990 after the implosion of the Soviet Union ha…

  • Cuban Foreign Policy

    Cuban Foreign Policy

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442270930

    This volume illustrates the sweeping changes in Cuban foreign policy under Raúl Castro. Leading scholars from around the world show how the significant shift in foreign policy direction that started in 1990 after the implosion of the Soviet Union ha…

  • Community and Culture in Post-Soviet Cuba

    Community and Culture in Post-Soviet Cuba
    av Guillermina De Ferrari

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415737852

    Following the disintegration of the Soviet Union, the globalization of Cuban culture, along with the bankruptcy of the state, partly modified the terms of intellectual engagement. However, no significant change took place at the political level. In…

  • Community and Culture in Post-Soviet Cuba

    Community and Culture in Post-Soviet Cuba
    av Guillermina De Ferrari

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138934382

    Following the disintegration of the Soviet Union, the globalization of Cuban culture, along with the bankruptcy of the state, partly modified the terms of intellectual engagement. However, no significant change took place at the political level. In…

  • Changing Cuba-U.S. Relations

    Changing Cuba-U.S. Relations
    av Jacqueline Laguardia Martinez

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030203658

    This book analyses the evolving engagement of the United States and Cuba, along with the impact of this relationship on Cuba-CARICOM relations and the Caribbean. Through a Caribbean perspective, the chapters discuss the implications of the U.S.-Cuba…

  • Changing Cuba-U.S. Relations

    Changing Cuba-U.S. Relations
    av Jacqueline Laguardia Martinez

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030203689

    This book analyses the evolving engagement of the United States and Cuba, along with the impact of this relationship on Cuba-CARICOM relations and the Caribbean. Through a Caribbean perspective, the chapters discuss the implications of the U.S.-Cuba…

  • Exporting Revolution

    Exporting Revolution
    av Margaret Randall

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822369042

    In her new book, Exporting Revolution, Margaret Randall explores the Cuban Revolution's impact on the outside world, tracing Cuba's international outreach in health care, disaster relief, education, literature, art, liberation struggles, and sports.…

  • Cuban Studies Since the Revolution

    Cuban Studies Since the Revolution

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813011240

    In recent years, few countries have generated so much debate and controversy as Cuba. Since the Cuban Revolution of 1959, discussions have been characterized by polemics. A comprehensive discourse on the epistemology of Cuban studies, this work eval…

  • Black British Migrants in Cuba

    Black British Migrants in Cuba
    av Jorge L. Giovannetti-Torres

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108437585

    Black British Migrants in Cuba offers a comprehensive study of migration from the British Caribbean to Cuba in the pre-World War II era, spotlighting an important chapter of the larger trajectory of the Afro-Atlantic diaspora. Grounded in extensive…

  • A Cup of Water Under My Bed

    A Cup of Water Under My Bed
    av Daisy Hernandez

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807014486

    A coming-of-age memoir by a Colombian-Cuban woman about shaping lessons from home into a new, queer life In her lyrical coming-of-age memoir, Daisy Hernandez, the daughter of a Colombian mother and Cuban father, chronicles what the colorful women i…

  • A Cup of Water Under My Bed

    A Cup of Water Under My Bed
    av Daisy Hernandez

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807062920

    A coming-of-age memoir by a Colombian-Cuban woman about shaping lessons from home into a new, queer life In this lyrical, coming-of-age memoir, Daisy Hern ndez chronicles what the women in her Cuban-Colombian family taught her about love, money, and…

  • A History of Cuban Baseball, 1864-2006

    A History of Cuban Baseball, 1864-2006
    av Peter C. Bjarkman

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780786493821

    Major League Baseball's 2006 World Baseball Classic shocked an international audience when an amateur team from Cuba met Japan in San Diego for the sport's first true world championship. But those who had paid attention to international tournaments…

  • Cuba Beyond the Beach

    Cuba Beyond the Beach
    av Karen Dubinsky

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771132695

    Karen Dubinsky looks past political slogans and tourist postcards to the streets neighbourhoods, and personalities of a complicated and contradictory city. This book is a compendium of conversations with Cuban people rather than politicians.

  • Let's Look at Cuba

    Let's Look at Cuba
    av Nikki Bruno Clapper

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474753104

    Welcome to Cuba! Hear the strong dance beat of salsa music. Walk city streets lined with colourful buildings. Learn about the people, places and traditions of this hot island country.

  • Let's Look at Cuba

    Let's Look at Cuba
    av Nikki Bruno Clapper

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474753043

    Welcome to Cuba! Hear the strong dance beat of salsa music. Walk city streets lined with colourful buildings. Learn about the people, places and traditions of this hot island country.

  • Fiesta de diez pesos: Music and Gay Identity in Special Period Cuba

    Fiesta de diez pesos: Music and Gay Identity in Special Period Cuba
    av Moshe Morad

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138284494

    The ‘Special Period’ in Cuba was an extended era of economic depression starting in the early 1990s, characterized by the collapse of revolutionary values and social norms, and a way of life conducted by improvised solutions for survival…

  • Fiesta de diez pesos: Music and Gay Identity in Special Period Cuba

    Fiesta de diez pesos: Music and Gay Identity in Special Period Cuba
    av Moshe Morad

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472424570

    The ‘Special Period’ in Cuba was an extended era of economic depression starting in the early 1990s, characterized by the collapse of revolutionary values and social norms, and a way of life conducted by improvised solutions for survival…

  • No More, No More

    No More, No More
    av Daniel E. Walker

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816643264

    However urban slave societies might have differed from their rural counterparts, they still relied on a concerted assault on the psychological, social, and cultural identity of their African-descended inhabitants to maintain power and control. This…

  • A Short History of Revolutionary Cuba

    A Short History of Revolutionary Cuba
    av Antoni Kapcia

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788312165

    Few island nations have stirred the soul like Cuba. From Hemingway’s intoxicating Havana to Ry Cooder’s Buena Vista Social Club, outsiders have persistently been fascinated by Cuba for its music (jazz to rumba), its rich literature, its…

  • A Short History of Revolutionary Cuba

    A Short History of Revolutionary Cuba
    av Antoni Kapcia

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788312158

    Few island nations have stirred the soul like Cuba. From Hemingway’s intoxicating Havana to Ry Cooder’s Buena Vista Social Club, outsiders have persistently been fascinated by Cuba for its music (jazz to rumba), its rich literature, its…

  • Kuuba

    Kuuba
    av Pauliina Raento

    e-bok - 2019 - Finska - ISBN: 9789524957298

    Teos selvittää kuubalaisen yhteiskunnan värikkäitä vaiheita Kolumbuksen ajoista nykypäivään. Kuinka geopolitiikan ja maailmantalouden käänteet ovat ohjanneet Kuuban kehitystä? Tarkastelun ytimessä ovat nyky-Kuubassa polttavat aiheet: geopoliittiset,…

  • Impossible Returns

    Impossible Returns
    av Iraida H. Lopez

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813061030

    Since travel restrictions from the United States to Cuba began to ease, thousands of Cuban exiles and Cuban Americans have been able to reunite with family and visit their homeland. Yet the subject of return in the Cuban diaspora remains understudie…

  • Impossible Returns

    Impossible Returns
    av Iraida H. Lopez

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813064666

    While the stories and resettlement patterns of Cubans who have left their home island have been widely documented, the subject of return in the Cuban diaspora remains understudied. In this one-of-a-kind volume, Iraida Lopez explores various narrativ…

  • The Cuban Missile Crisis

    The Cuban Missile Crisis

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415787161

    This volume brings together a collection of leading international experts to revisit and review our understanding of the Cuban Missile Crisis, via a critical reappraisal of some of the key texts. In October 1962, humankind came close to the end of…

  • The Cuban Missile Crisis

    The Cuban Missile Crisis

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138840928

    This volume brings together a collection of leading international experts to revisit and review our understanding of the Cuban Missile Crisis, via a critical reappraisal of some of the key texts. In October 1962, humankind came close to the end of…

  • U.S.?Cuba Relations

    U.S.?Cuba Relations
    av Jonathan D. Rosen

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781498537735

    This book examines the history of United States foreign policy toward Cuba, focusing on critical junctures and recent strategic shifts. Restoring diplomatic relations with Cuba, which were severed officially in January 1961, was a huge shift in U.S.…

  • U.S.?Cuba Relations

    U.S.?Cuba Relations
    av Jonathan D. Rosen

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781498537759

    This book examines the history of United States foreign policy toward Cuba, focusing on critical junctures and recent strategic shifts. Restoring diplomatic relations with Cuba, which were severed officially in January 1961, was a huge shift in U.S.…

  • Desperate Crossings

    Desperate Crossings
    av Norman L. Zucker

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781563247279

    This work provides an examination of US refugee policy since the 1960s, particularly as it has been applied to Cuba, Haiti and Central America. The authors also address world-wide refugee problems, proposing ideas for the 21st century.

  • Desperate Crossings

    Desperate Crossings
    av Norman L. Zucker

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781563247286

    This work provides an examination of US refugee policy since the 1960s, particularly as it has been applied to Cuba, Haiti and Central America. The authors also address world-wide refugee problems, proposing ideas for the 21st century.

  • The Revolution Question

    The Revolution Question
    av Julie D. Shayne

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813534848

    What do women do for revolutions? And what do revolutions do for women? Julie Shayne explores the roles of women in revolutionary struggles and the relationship of these movements to the emergence of feminism. Focusing upon the three very different…

  • Cuba

    Cuba
    av Max Azicri

    Inbunden - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780861874064

    An analysis of the Castro regime in Cuba set in the context of the island's long history of struggle against a dominant invading power. Social, economic and political aspects are covered and the work includes material on the events of 1986 and recen…

  • Focus on Cuba

    Focus on Cuba
    av Aron T Urlich

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781604564655

    The Republic of Cuba consists of the island of Cuba (the largest and second-most populous island of the Greater Antilles), Isla de la Juventud and several adjacent small islands. Cuba is located in the northern Caribbean at the confluence of the Car…

  • Spanish-American War

    Spanish-American War
    av Captivating History

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781647480196

    If you want to discover the captivating history of the Spanish-American War, then keep reading...Two captivating manuscripts in one book: The Spanish-American War: A Captivating Guide to the Armed Conflict Between the United States of America and…

  • Spanish-American War

    Spanish-American War
    av Captivating History

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781647480783

    If you want to discover the captivating history of the Spanish-American War, then keep reading...Two captivating manuscripts in one book: The Spanish-American War: A Captivating Guide to the Armed Conflict Between the United States of America and…

  • Kuin varjo kuvastimessa

    Kuin varjo kuvastimessa
    av Nina Banerjee-Louhija

    e-bok - 2021 - Finska - ISBN: 9788726749670

    Suomalais-intialainen Gita asuu Ranskassa André-nimisen puolisonsa kanssa. Suhde ei kuitenkaan ole täysin mallillaan, sillä aviopuolison sijaan Gitan ajatukset täyttää muuan Nicolás – mies, jonka Gita on tavannut vuosia sitten ja jota hän ei o…

  • Handmade in Cuba

    Handmade in Cuba

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781683401520

    Handmade in Cuba is an in-depth examination of Ediciones Vigía, an artisanal press that published exquisite books crafted from simple supplies during some of Cuba's most dire economic periods. Vividly illustrated, this volume shows how the publishin…

  • VIEJAS ESTAMPAS CUBANAS. Historias, costumbres y tradiciones de la Cuba Eterna

    VIEJAS ESTAMPAS CUBANAS. Historias, costumbres y tradiciones de la Cuba Eterna

    Pocket - 2021 - Spanska - ISBN: 9781593883218

    Ra l Eduardo Chao recibi su doctorado de la Universidad Johns Hopkins y luego de un breve per odo en la industria pas 18 a os como Profesor Titular y Director de Departamento en las Universidades de Puerto Rico y Detroit. En 1986 fund una empresa co…

  • Dialogic Aspects in the Cuban Novel of the 1990s

    Dialogic Aspects in the Cuban Novel of the 1990s
    av Angela Dorado-otero

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855662711

    This book examines six Cuban novels published between 1991 and 1999, all part of the new "boom" of the Cuban novel in the 1990s. It analyses how in undermining monolithic representations of reality these texts employ discursive techniques that quest…

  • Intimate Empire

    Intimate Empire
    av Nayoung Aimee Kwon

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822359258

    In Intimate Empire Nayoung Aimee Kwon examines intimate cultural encounters between Korea and Japan during the colonial era and their postcolonial disavowal. After the Japanese empire’s collapse in 1945, new nation-centered histories in Korea…

  • Fifty Years of Revolution

    Fifty Years of Revolution

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813040233

    In the years since the Cuban Revolution in 1959, eleven men have served as president of the United States, arguably the most powerful nation on earth. Yet none of them has been able to effect any significant change in the stalemate between the Unite…

  • Handbook on Cuban History, Literature, and the Arts

    Handbook on Cuban History, Literature, and the Arts
    av Mauricio A. Font

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612056791

    First Published in 2016. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an Informa company.

  • She is Cuba

    She is Cuba
    av Melissa Blanco Borelli

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199968169

    She is Cuba: A Genealogy of the Mulata Body traces the history of the Cuban mulata and her association with hips, sensuality and popular dance. It examines how the mulata choreographs her racialised identity through her hips and enacts an embodied t…

  • She is Cuba

    She is Cuba
    av Melissa Blanco Borelli

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199968176

    She is Cuba: A Genealogy of the Mulata Body traces the history of the Cuban mulata and her association with hips, sensuality and popular dance. It examines how the mulata choreographs her racialised identity through her hips and enacts an embodied t…

  • Cuba Diaries

    Cuba Diaries
    av Isadora Tattlin

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780553824896

    The face of modern-day Cuba is in many respects still frozen in the 1950s, with its classic American cars, horse-drawn carriages and colonial Spanish architecture.

  • Cuba's Foreign Relations in a Post-Soviet World

    Cuba's Foreign Relations in a Post-Soviet World
    av H.Michael Erisman

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813025872

    In his analysis of the broad scope of revolutionary Cuba's foreign relations, H. Michael Erisman emphasizes two key aspects: Cuba's adjustment since the disintegration of the Soviet Bloc and the ongoing confrontation between Cuba and the United Stat…

  • Cuba's Foreign Relations in a Post-Soviet World

    Cuba's Foreign Relations in a Post-Soviet World
    av H.Michael Erisman

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813018126

    This volume emphasizes two key aspects of Cuba's foreign relations: the country's adjustment since the disintegration of the Soviet Bloc, and the ongoing confrontation between Cuba and the United States. The author proposes that Cuba has been highly…