TITLE

THE YANKEE COMANDANTE

AUTHOR(S)
GRANN, DAVID
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
New Yorker;5/28/2012, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Biography
ABSTRACT
The article discusses William Alexander Morgan, an American commandante in the Cuban rebel army in 1961. He went to Havana, Cuba, in 1957, and helped rebels in the Escambray front such as Roger Rodriguez and Eloy Gutiérrez Menoyo to overthrow Cuban dictator Fulgencio Batista and bring Fidel Castro to power. The involvement of the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), Secret Service, and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) are also discussed.
ACCESSION #
76111074

 

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