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Published: 22 June 2016

384 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/2 inches

ISBN: 9780190620370

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What Everyone Needs to Know®

Third Edition

Julia E. Sweig

What Everyone Needs To Know®

  • Cuba is a perennially topical issue in the U.S., and this up-to-date, accessible account of the subject will put it all together for general readers
  • Focuses on hot-button current events while also connecting all the dots for readers by pairing the discussion of contemporary events with a deeply informed historical explanation of how Cuba became what it is today
  • Written by the go-to person on Cuba and Latin America for the national media

New to this Edition:

  • Features a new foreword that discusses developments since Obama and Raul Castro announced normalization of US-Cuba relations and restored formal diplomatic ties
  • A new final chapter covers Pope Francis' visit to Cuba and meeting with Fidel and Raul Castro
  • Previous chapters are fully updated to reflect the most recent data available

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