Our Woman in Havana: Reporting Castro's Cuba (Paperback)
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Our Woman in Havana: Reporting Castro's Cuba (Paperback)

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Paperback 384 Pages / Published: 06/06/2019
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Graham Greene saw the Castros rise; Sarah Rainsford watched them leave.

From the street where Wormold, the hapless hero of Greene's Our Man in Havana, plied his trade, BBC foreign correspondent Rainsford reports on Fidel's reshaping of a nation, and what the future holds for ordinary Cubans now that he and his brother Raul are no longer in power.

Through tales of literary ghosts and forgotten reporters, believers in the revolution and dissidents, entrepreneurs optimistic about the new Cuba and the disillusioned still looking for a way out, Our Woman in Havana paints an enthralling picture of this enigmatic country as it enters a new era.

Publisher: Oneworld Publications
ISBN: 9781786075802
Number of pages: 384
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 27 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
`An unmissable insight into a still hidden world.' -- Mishal Husain
`[A] colourful and affectionate account of this complex and fascinating place.' * Literary Review *
`Rainsford confronts a country of enigmatic contradictions with eyes and heart wide open in this fascinating, enlightening read.' * Booklist *
`Sarah Rainsford has written a lively and detailed account of her time in Havana and evokes the spirit of Graham Greene in delightful and surprising ways.' -- Thomas P. O'Connor, director of Dangerous Edge: A Life of Graham Greene, and Professor Emeritus, James Madison University

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