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Product Description: An audacious “biography” of the ex-president of Cuba told in Castro’s own outrageous, bombastic voice. Prize-winning author and journalist Norberto Fuentes was once a revolutionary: a writer with privileged access to Fidel Castro’s inner circle during some the most challenging years of the revolution...read more
By Anna Kushner (trans)

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9780393068993 | W W Norton & Co Inc, December 14, 2009, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: An audacious “biography” of the ex-president of Cuba told in Castro’s own outrageous, bombastic voice.

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Product Description: The story of Fidel Castro has few parallels in contemporary history. None of the outstanding Third World leaders of the twentieth-century played such a prominent and restless part on the international stage and none survived as head of state for as long...read more

Hardcover:

9780582029712 | Addison-Wesley Longman Ltd, July 1, 1990, cover price $56.00 | About this edition: In keeping with the series "Profiles in Power" of which it is a part, this book is more an assessment of Castro's political ideas and sources of power than a biography, though personal details are included to the extent that they sustain the narrative and illuminate the subject.

Paperback:

9781405873185 | 3 edition (Taylor & Francis, December 4, 2008), cover price $42.95 | About this edition: The story of Fidel Castro has few parallels in contemporary history.
9780582437470 | 2 reprint edition (Longman Pub Group, August 1, 2000), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: In this important introduction to the career of an enigmatic leader, Sebastian Balfour traces Fidel Castro's path to power, from student leader to head of state.
9780582245587 | 2nd edition (Longman Pub Group, January 1, 1995), cover price $33.60 | About this edition: First published in 1990 and now updated and expanded, this study is more than a personal biography: rather, it assesses Castro's career from his rise to power in the drama of the Cuban Revolution through the difficult years of independence to (in this revised text) its apparent twilight now.

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Product Description: Published by the Rand Corporation in 1986.

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9780833007391 | Rand Corp, June 1, 1986, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Published by the Rand Corporation in 1986.

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Product Description: In The Double Life of Fidel Castro, one of Castro's soldiers of 17 years breaks his silence and shares his memoir of years of service, and eventual imprisonment and torture for displeasing the notorious dictator, and his dramatic escape from Cuba...read more
By Axel Gylden (contributor) and Juan Reinaldo Sanchez

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9781250068767 | St Martins Pr, May 12, 2015, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: In The Double Life of Fidel Castro, one of Castro's soldiers of 17 years breaks his silence and shares his memoir of years of service, and eventual imprisonment and torture for displeasing the notorious dictator, and his dramatic escape from Cuba.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781511326964 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, September 15, 2015), cover price $26.99 | About this edition: In The Double Life of Fidel Castro, one of Castro's soldiers of 17 years breaks his silence and shares his memoir of years of service, and eventual imprisonment and torture for displeasing the notorious dictator, and his dramatic escape from Cuba.

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A study of Castro's ideological development from his years at the University of Havana to the triumph of the Cuban revolution casts new light on his early growth as a Marxist-Leninist

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9780818402548 | Lyle Stuart, February 1, 1978, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: A study of Castro's ideological development from his years at the University of Havana to the triumph of the Cuban revolution casts new light on his early growth as a Marxist-Leninist

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An account of the life, career, personal and public character, talents, and shortcomings of the Cuban leader, written by a psychiatrist and former U.S. government official

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9780396085188 | Dodd Mead, July 1, 1986, cover price $3.98 | About this edition: An account of the life, career, personal and public character, talents, and shortcomings of the Cuban leader, written by a psychiatrist and former U.

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Based on personal interviews with Castro and his closest associates, this definitive biography covers Castro's life from birth to the present and features information drawing on access to thirty years of previously unavailable records. Reprint. (view table of contents)

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9780688046453 | William Morrow & Co, November 1, 1986, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Based on personal interviews with Castro and his closest associates, this biography covers Castro's life from birth to the present and features information from access to thirty years of hidden records

Paperback:

9780380808885 | Reprint edition (Perennial, February 1, 2000), cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Based on personal interviews with Castro and his closest associates, this definitive biography covers Castro's life from birth to the present and features information drawing on access to thirty years of previously unavailable records.
9780380699568 | Reprint edition (Avon Books, December 1, 1987), cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Based on personal interviews with Castro and his closest associates, this biography covers Castro's life from birth to the present and features information from access to thirty years of hidden records

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Product Description: En los Estados Unidos, a noventa millas de las costas cubanas, el tema de Fidel Castro enciende a la gente: algunos dicen que es un dictador, otros dicen que es un libertador. En Fidel, Néstor Kohan y Nahuel Scherma presentan a una de las figuras sobresalientes del siglo veinte desde la perspectiva latinoamericana: como el líder que, durante más de cincuenta años, hizo frente al poder militar más grande del mundo, y se mantuvo de pie...read more
By Nestor Kohan and Nahuel Scherma (illustrator)

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9781583227831 | Seven Stories Pr, September 7, 2010, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: En los Estados Unidos, a noventa millas de las costas cubanas, el tema de Fidel Castro enciende a la gente: algunos dicen que es un dictador, otros dicen que es un libertador.
9781583227824 | Seven Stories Pr, June 1, 2010, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: In the United States, ninety miles from Cuban shores, tempers flare on the subject of Fidel Castro: some say he is a liberator, some say a dictator.

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Product Description: A unique dual portrait shines new light on two of the most dramatic figures of the twentieth century. Drawing on sources in Cuba, Latin America, the United States, Europe, and Russia, and on material not available to previous biographers, Simon Reid-Henry has crafted a compelling portrait of a revolutionary era and the two men whose names and deeds personify it: Fidel Castro and Che Guevara...read more

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9780802715739 | Walker & Co, August 18, 2009, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: A unique dual portrait shines new light on two of the most dramatic figures of the twentieth century.

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Traces the life of the Cuban Prime Minister, describes his childhood and education, recounts his overthrow of the Batista government, and looks at the challenges he has faced, including the Bay of Pigs invasion and the Cuban Missile Crisis

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9780393034851 | W W Norton & Co Inc, September 1, 1993, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Traces the life of the Cuban Prime Minister, describes his childhood and education, recounts his overthrow of the Batista government, and looks at the challenges he has faced, including the Bay of Pigs invasion and the Cuban Missile Crisis

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9780393313277 | W W Norton & Co Inc, August 1, 1995, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Traces the life of the Cuban Prime Minister, describes his childhood and education, recounts his overthrow of the Batista government, and looks at the challenges he has faced, including the Bay of Pigs invasion and the Cuban Missile Crisis

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Describes the childhood and rise to power of Fidel Castro and examines his effect on Cuba

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9780866254793 | Rourke Pub Group, September 1, 1993, cover price $28.60 | About this edition: Describes the childhood and rise to power of Fidel Castro and examines his effect on Cuba

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Product Description: Fidel Castro ha dirigido Cuba con éxitos y fracasos desde 1959. Hijo de un rico terrateniente, trató de derrocar el gobierno en 1956 con la ayuda de unos cuantos seguidores. Más tarde se valió de la propaganda y de ataques repentinos desde su escondite en Sierra Maestra, para conquistar la victoria en 1959...read more

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9788496746046 | Italian edition edition (Robinbook, October 1, 2009), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Fidel Castro ha dirigido Cuba con éxitos y fracasos desde 1959.
9780750941754 | Sutton Pub Ltd, August 15, 2006, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Fidel Castro is a dynamic and charismatic leader, who has led Cuba through success and failures since 1959.
9780750923842 | Trafalgar Square, August 1, 2000, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Fidel Castro is a dynamic and charismatic leader, who has led Cuba through success and failures since 1959.

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Describes the life of the leader of Cuba, outlines the four stages of the Cuban Revolution, narrates his successes and failures, and includes a timeline extending from 1926 through 2002.

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9780313323010 | Greenwood Pub Group, June 30, 2004, cover price $43.00 | About this edition: Describes the life of the leader of Cuba, outlines the four stages of the Cuban Revolution, narrates his successes and failures, and includes a timeline extending from 1926 through 2002.

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Product Description: Fidel Castro is one of the most interesting and controversial personalities of our time – he has become a myth and an icon. He was the first Cuban Caudillo – the man who freed his country from dependence on the USA and who lead his people to rediscover their national identity and pride...read more

Hardcover:

9780745630069 | Polity Pr, April 9, 2004, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: Fidel Castro is one of the most interesting and controversial personalities of our time – he has become a myth and an icon.

Paperback:

9780745640815 | New edition (Polity Pr, August 18, 2006), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Fidel Castro is one of the most interesting and controversial personalities of our time – he has become a myth and an icon.

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Product Description: For decades, people have tried to persuade the leader of the Cuban Revolution to tell his own life story. Ignacio Ramonet, the celebrated editor in chief of Le Monde diplomatique, has finally succeeded. For the first time, in a series of extensive and probing interviews, Fidel Castro describes his life from the 1950s to the present day...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781400155927 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, February 1, 2008), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: For decades, people have tried to persuade the leader of the Cuban Revolution to tell his own life story.

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Product Description: Now in paperback, the intimate and highly revealing life story of the world’s longest-serving, most charismatic, and contro- versial head of state in modern times.Numerous attempts have been made to get Fidel Castro to tell his own story...read more

Paperback:

9781416562337, titled "Fidel Castro, My Life: A Spoken Autobiography" | Reprint edition (Scribner, June 9, 2009), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Now in paperback, the intimate and highly revealing life story of the world’s longest-serving, most charismatic, and contro- versial head of state in modern times.

Miscellaneous:

9781416562504 | Scribner, January 8, 2008, cover price $14.99

CD/Spoken Word:

9781400105922 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, February 28, 2008), cover price $59.99 | About this edition: For decades, people have tried to persuade the leader of the Cuban Revolution to tell his own life story.

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Product Description: For decades, people have tried to persuade the leader of the Cuban Revolution to tell his own life story. Ignacio Ramonet, the celebrated editor in chief of Le Monde diplomatique, has finally succeeded. For the first time, in a series of extensive and probing interviews, Fidel Castro describes his life from the 1950s to the present day...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781400135929 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, February 1, 2008), cover price $119.99 | About this edition: For decades, people have tried to persuade the leader of the Cuban Revolution to tell his own life story.

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An intimate self-portrait by the notorious Cuban leader covers a wide range of topics, from his harsh early education and the failures of the revolution to his political relationships and the Cuban perspective on the Bay of Pigs and ensuing missile crisis, in an account that also describes his belief systems on a variety of current issues. 60,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9781416553281 | Scribner, January 8, 2008, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: In a series of interviews with a European journalist and scholar, the Cuban leader describes his early life, the Cuban Revolution, and his experiences ruling Cuba, and discusses his views on socialism, international affairs, and the future.

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Product Description: An exclusive collection of Fidel Castro’s own remarkably frank writings about his formative years. This new, expanded edition, featuring a brilliant introductory essay by Gabriel García Márquez, includes previously unpublished personal reflections by the Cuban president...read more

Paperback:

9781920888091 | Ocean Pr, September 15, 2004, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: An exclusive collection of Fidel Castro’s own remarkably frank writings about his formative years.

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Product Description: Syndicated journalist Georgie Anne Geyer calls on her nearly 40 years of experience covering Latin America to create an extraordinary biography that reveals the untold story of Fidel Castro, revolutionary and demagogue. Based on hundreds of interview and unique sources - including four extensive personal interviews with Castro - Guerrilla Prince is an intimate and revealing portrait, charged with all the electricity of the charismatic leader...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780740720642 | Andrews McMeel Pub, February 1, 2002, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Syndicated journalist Georgie Anne Geyer calls on her nearly 40 years of experience covering Latin America to create an extraordinary biography that reveals the untold story of Fidel Castro, revolutionary and demagogue.

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Presents the story of the first modern guerrilla leader, in which the charismatic Cuban revolutionary emerges as his people's betrayer, motivated by megalomania and anti-Americanism

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9780316308939 | Little Brown & Co, February 1, 1991, cover price $32.99 | About this edition: Presents the story of the first modern guerrilla leader, in which the charismatic Cuban revolutionary emerges as his people's betrayer, motivated by megalomania and anti-Americanism

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9780836280173 | Reprint edition (Andrews McMeel Pub, July 1, 1993), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Presents the story of the first modern guerrilla leader, in which the charismatic Cuban revolutionary emerges as his people's betrayer, motivated by megalomania and anti-Americanism

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Product Description: An exclusive collection of Fidel Castro’s own remarkably frank writings about his formative years. This new, expanded edition, featuring a brilliant introductory essay by Gabriel García Márquez, includes previously unpublished personal reflections by the Cuban president...read more

Paperback:

9781876175078 | Ocean Pr, October 1, 1998, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: An exclusive collection of Fidel Castro’s own remarkably frank writings about his formative years.

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Presents a series of interviews by Ignacio Ramonet, well-known activist and editor of 'Le Monde Diplomatique', in which Fidel Castro describes his life. He discusses his parents, his earliest influences, the beginnings of the revolution, his relationship with Che Guevara, the Bay of Pigs, the Carter years, and Cuban migration to the US.
By Andrew Hurley (trans)

Hardcover:

9780713999204 | Gardners Books, October 29, 2007, cover price $53.75 | About this edition: Presents a series of interviews by Ignacio Ramonet, well-known activist and editor of 'Le Monde Diplomatique', in which Fidel Castro describes his life.

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Product Description: Rhetoric during and after the Cold War years has painted starkly contrasting portraits of Cuba's Fidel Castro: an unblemished idealist on the one hand, a ruthless dictator on the other. This book, an intimate and dispassionate biography of the revolutionary leader, shows that neither assessment is true...read more

Hardcover:

9780300101881 | Yale Univ Pr, November 1, 2003, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: Rhetoric during and after the Cold War years has painted starkly contrasting portraits of Cuba's Fidel Castro: an unblemished idealist on the one hand, a ruthless dictator on the other.

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Product Description: From the award-winning reporter and go-to source on Cuban-Miami politics Ann Louise Bardach comes a riveting, eye-opening account of the last chapter in the life of Fidel Castro: his near death and marathon finale, his enemies and their fifty-year failed battle to eliminate him, and the carefully planned succession and early reign of his brother Raúl...read more

Hardcover:

9781416551508 | Scribner, October 6, 2009, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: From the award-winning reporter and go-to source on Cuban-Miami politics Ann Louise Bardach comes a riveting, eye-opening account of the last chapter in the life of Fidel Castro: his near death and marathon finale, his enemies and their fifty-year failed battle to eliminate him, and the carefully planned succession and early reign of his brother Raúl.

Paperback:

9781416551522 | Reprint edition (Scribner, April 19, 2014), cover price $21.99 | About this edition: From the award-winning reporter and go-to source on Cuban-Miami politics Ann Louise Bardach comes a riveting, eye-opening account of the last chapter in the life of Fidel Castro: his near death and marathon finale, his enemies and their fifty-year failed battle to eliminate him, and the carefully planned succession and early reign of his brother Raúl.

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