Embrace the Serpent

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Crown Publishers, 1992 - Fiction - 307 pages
In this thriller by the wife of the Vice President and her sister, a Senator with close ties to Cuba leads an uprising among the military to thwart efforts to install a Russian puppet in place of the now-deceased Castro. The result is a revolution led by Castro's arch enemy, an escaped prisoner who is a hero of the people.

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Fidel Castro's fatal heart attack in a meeting modifies the agenda for everybody. The coauthors are the nation's Second Lady and the Vice-President's sister-in-law. When a lifetime of leadership and ... Read full review

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Marilyn Tucker Quayle, wife of former Vice President Dan Quayle, was born in Indianapolis, Indiana and attended Purdue University. She earned a law degree from Indiana University. She has served on the board of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, chaired the International Disaster Advisory Committee and has worked with the United Nations. In addition, she has worked to raise public awareness concerning breast cancer, including acting as a national spokesperson for the National Cancer Institute's Breast Cancer Summit. She is currently a partner at an Indianapolis law firm and specializes in international law and health care law. She is the author of Embrace The Serpent, The Campaign: A Novel, and Moments that Matter.

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