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New PDF release: Bacardi and the Long Fight for Cuba: The Biography of a

By Tom Gjelten

during this broadly hailed e-book, NPR correspondent Tom Gjelten fuses the tale of the Bacardi kinfolk and their recognized rum company with Cuba's tumultuous event over the past one hundred fifty years to provide a deeply pleasing ancient narrative. the corporate Facundo Bacardi introduced in Cuba in 1862 introduced around the globe status to the island, and within the many years that his Bacardi descendants participated in each point of Cuban existence. along with his intimate account in their struggles and adventures throughout 5 generations, Gjelten brings to existence the bigger tale of Cuba's struggle for freedom, its tortured dating with the United States, the increase of Fidel Castro, and the violent department of the Cuban nation.

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