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The Resource The Cuban connection : Nixon, Castro, and the mob, William Weyand Turner

The Cuban connection : Nixon, Castro, and the mob, William Weyand Turner

Label
The Cuban connection : Nixon, Castro, and the mob
Title
The Cuban connection
Title remainder
Nixon, Castro, and the mob
Statement of responsibility
William Weyand Turner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Details the connections between the CIA and organized crime in Cuba in the late 1950s, exploring the root of the U.S.'s hostility toward the nation and how that set the stage for the Cuban missile crisis and JFK's assassination
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10188603
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Turner, William W
Dewey number
327.7307291
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E183.8.C9
LC item number
T87 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nixon, Richard M.
  • Castro, Fidel
  • Organized crime
  • Organized crime
  • Subversive activities
  • Espionage, American
  • United States
  • Cuba
  • United States
  • Cuba
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Nixon, Castro, and the mob
Label
The Cuban connection : Nixon, Castro, and the mob, William Weyand Turner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-310) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chronology -- The violent past is prologue -- The eagle has landed -- Havana syndicated -- Sidebar: Jack Ruby -- The Nixon nobody knew -- The alliance nobody knew -- Nixon's red-baiting boomerangs into Castro epiphany -- Setting up the Bay of Pigs and other disasters -- Major Morgan's triple play -- The beast of the Caribbean -- La Batalla de Girón -- Kennedy gets his Irish up -- The hits that missed -- Decisions, decisions: Invasion no. 2 -- The Flying Tiger and the phony rescue -- The navy that nobody knew -- The CIA's unruly stepchild -- Nixon's vendetta -- The coup that nobody knew -- Havana redux -- Appendix: Document-CIA plots to kill Castro
Control code
968196
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
319 pages, 8 pages of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9781616147570
Lccn
2013001488
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781616147570
Label
The Cuban connection : Nixon, Castro, and the mob, William Weyand Turner
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-310) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chronology -- The violent past is prologue -- The eagle has landed -- Havana syndicated -- Sidebar: Jack Ruby -- The Nixon nobody knew -- The alliance nobody knew -- Nixon's red-baiting boomerangs into Castro epiphany -- Setting up the Bay of Pigs and other disasters -- Major Morgan's triple play -- The beast of the Caribbean -- La Batalla de Girón -- Kennedy gets his Irish up -- The hits that missed -- Decisions, decisions: Invasion no. 2 -- The Flying Tiger and the phony rescue -- The navy that nobody knew -- The CIA's unruly stepchild -- Nixon's vendetta -- The coup that nobody knew -- Havana redux -- Appendix: Document-CIA plots to kill Castro
Control code
968196
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
319 pages, 8 pages of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9781616147570
Lccn
2013001488
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781616147570

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