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Author Fontova, Humberto.
Title The longest romance : the mainstream media and Fidel Castro / Humberto Fontova.
Published New York : Encounter Books, 2013.
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 Floor2  F1788.22.C3 F664 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description xv, 259 pages : 24 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The Golden Anniversary : a Half Century of Loyal Media Service -- Castro's Communist Omelet, the Unreported Cost in Lives and Treasure -- "The World's Luckiest People" in Action -- A Half Century of "Shark Weeks" : So Where's the Discovery Channel? -- The Discovery Channel Spins the Missile Crisis -- The New York Times' Herbert Matthews : Castro's Courier, Messenger and Publicist -- Castro Targets Cuba's Labor Leader -- Hemingway Admires Death in the Cuban Afternoon -- Castro's "Revolution of Youth" -- Jon Stewart's Cuba Cliché-Fest -- Mobsters in Cuba, Then and Now -- How Obama tried to "Lose" Honduras To Chavez and Castro -- Stephen Colbert and Bob Beckel Love "Che" (Both the Man and the Movie) -- The Health-Care Hoax -- What "Cuba Embargo"? -- Castro's "Agents of Media Influence" -- Barbara Walters Charmed by the Hemisphere's Top Torturer of Women -- CBS reports on "Cuba's Elvis!"
Subject Castro, Fidel, 1926-2016 -- Relations with journalists.
Castro, Fidel, 1926-2016 -- Public opinion.
Press and politics -- United States.
Mass media -- Political aspects -- United States.
Cuba -- Foreign public opinion, American.
Public opinion -- United States.
United States -- Relations -- Cuba.
Cuba -- Relations -- United States.
ISBN 9781594036675 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
1594036675 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
9781594036682 (ebook)
Standard # 40022594650
OCLC number 857280540