The Kennedys and Cuba: The Declassified Documentary History
Mark J. White
Ivan R. Dee, 1999 - Biography & Autobiography - 356 pages
The abortive U.S. invasion of Cuba at the Bay of Pigs in 1961 and the Cuban missile crisis the following year were two of the most important moments in American foreign policy.
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