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The Resource Conflicting missions : Havana, Washington, and Africa, 1959-1976, Piero Gleijeses

Conflicting missions : Havana, Washington, and Africa, 1959-1976, Piero Gleijeses

Label
Conflicting missions : Havana, Washington, and Africa, 1959-1976
Title
Conflicting missions
Title remainder
Havana, Washington, and Africa, 1959-1976
Statement of responsibility
Piero Gleijeses
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An account of Cuban policy in Africa from 1959 to 1976 and of its escalating clash with US policy toward the continent. The text covers Cuba's first steps to assist Algerian rebels fighting France in 1961 to the dispatch of 30,000 Cubans to Angola in 1975-76
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
327.729106/09/046
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DT38.9.C9
LC item number
G57 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Envisioning Cuba
Label
Conflicting missions : Havana, Washington, and Africa, 1959-1976, Piero Gleijeses
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=114685
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 503-538) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Note on Citations; Abbreviations; Prologue; 1 Castro's Cuba, 1959-1964; 2 Cuba's First Venture in Africa: Algeria; 3 Flee! The White Giants Are Coming!; 4 Castro Turns to Central Africa; 5 Che in Zaire; 6 A Successful Covert Operation; 7 American Victory; 8 Cubans in the Congo; 9 Guerrillas in Guinea-Bissau; 10 Castro's Cuba, 1965-1975; 11 The Collapse of the Portuguese Empire; 12 The Gathering Storm: Angola, January-October 1975; 13 South Africa's Friends; 14 Pretoria Meets Havana; 15 Cuban Victory; 16 Repercussions; 17 Looking Back; Appendix; Notes; Bibliography
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 552 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807861622
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9780807854648
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt62zh2
System control number
  • (OCoLC)56356648
  • (OCoLC)ocm56356648
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Conflicting missions : Havana, Washington, and Africa, 1959-1976, Piero Gleijeses
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=114685
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 503-538) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Note on Citations; Abbreviations; Prologue; 1 Castro's Cuba, 1959-1964; 2 Cuba's First Venture in Africa: Algeria; 3 Flee! The White Giants Are Coming!; 4 Castro Turns to Central Africa; 5 Che in Zaire; 6 A Successful Covert Operation; 7 American Victory; 8 Cubans in the Congo; 9 Guerrillas in Guinea-Bissau; 10 Castro's Cuba, 1965-1975; 11 The Collapse of the Portuguese Empire; 12 The Gathering Storm: Angola, January-October 1975; 13 South Africa's Friends; 14 Pretoria Meets Havana; 15 Cuban Victory; 16 Repercussions; 17 Looking Back; Appendix; Notes; Bibliography
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 552 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807861622
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9780807854648
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt62zh2
System control number
  • (OCoLC)56356648
  • (OCoLC)ocm56356648
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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