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Memoirs of the last U.S. reporter Castro kicked out of Cuba during the Cold War

John Fenton Wheeler

Memoirs of the last U.S. reporter Castro kicked out of Cuba during the Cold War

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Published by Marquette Books in Spokane, Wash .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wheeler, John Fenton, -- 1925-,
  • Journalists -- United States -- Biography,
  • Cuba -- Politics and government -- 1959-1990

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementJohn Fenton Wheeler.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN4874.W46 A3 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24012086M
    ISBN 109780922993840, 9780922993857
    LC Control Number2007050815

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