Back channel to Cuba : the hidden history of negotiations between Washington and Havana /

History is being made in U.S.-Cuban relations. Now in paperback and updated to tell the real story behind the stunning December 17, 2014, announcement by President Obama and President Castro of their move to restore full diplomatic relations, this powerful book is essential to understanding ongoing...

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Main Author: LeoGrande, William M., (Author)
Other Authors: Kornbluh, Peter, (Author)
Format: Book Electronic
Language:English
Published:Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2015]
Edition:Updated edition.
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Online Access:ebook Central Access is available only to authorized users.
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Table of Contents:
  • Cover; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; ABBREVIATIONS; INTRODUCTION: Rebuilding Bridges; 1. EISENHOWER: Patience and Forbearance; 2. KENNEDY: The Secret Search for Accommodation; 3. JOHNSON: Castro Reaches Out; 4. NIXON AND FORD: Kissinger's Caribbean DeĢtente; 5. CARTER: Close, but No Cigar; 6. REAGAN AND BUSH: Diplomatic Necessity; 7. CLINTON: From Calibrated Response to Parallel Positive Steps; 8. GEORGE W. BUSH: Turning Back the Clock; 9. OBAMA: A New Beginning; 10. INTIMATE ADVERSARIES, POSSIBLE FRIENDS; EPILOGUE: Cutting the Shackles of the Past: A Back-Channel Success; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY. Indexa; b; c; d; e; f; g; h; i; j; k; l; m; n; o; p; r; s; t; u; v; w; y; z.