With the Contras: a reporter in the wilds of Nicaragua

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Simon and Schuster, 1985 - History - 327 pages
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An account of the "secret" war in Central America concentrates on the people involved, from "Suicida," a sergeant in the Samozoan National Guard, and his guerrillas caught in the daily violence, to CIA operatives

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Review: With the Contras: A Reporter in the Wilds of Nicaragua (A Touchstone Book)

User Review  - Ian Chapman - Goodreads

A quite sympathetic portrayal of an unpopular subject, the Nicaraguan Contras of the 1980s. The author views them from the perspective of the defeated soldiers of the former dictatorship, and ... Read full review

Review: With the Contras: A Reporter in the Wilds of Nicaragua (A Touchstone Book)

User Review  - Joshua - Goodreads

My favorite fact from this book was that the first operation undertaken by one right-wing Nicaraguan militant organization was to attempt to blow up a radio station that a left-wing Argentine militant organization was running from the capital of Costa Rica. The rest was good, too. Read full review

Contents

Prologue
15
Beginnings 1980
69
Findings1981
99
Copyright

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