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Author LinkWalsh, Daniel C.
Title LinkAn air war with Cuba : the United States radio campaign against Castro / Daniel C. Walsh.
Variant Title United States radio campaign against Castro
Imprint Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., c2012.
Description viii, 303 p. :  ill. ;  23 cm.
Type of Material Book
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-292) and index.
Contents Contents: Introduction: rebel radio -- Disposal problem -- La causa -- "Detente is dead" -- Propaganda realities -- Jamming Radio Marti -- Let’s get it on -- As the world turns -- I want my TV Marti! -- Clinton puts the hammer down -- Mixed messages -- Meltdown -- Anticlimax -- Change or more of the same?
Summary "Since 1985, Radio Martí, has broadcast American news and propaganda in Cuba. Its sister station, TV Martí, debuted in 1990. Both fell under the influence of Cuban American National Foundation. This history of American propaganda broadcasting in Cuba describes how Castro used radio to obtain power; explores the impact of Radio and TV Martí on U.S.-Cuba relations"--Provided by publisher.
Corp.Sub. LinkRadio Martí Program (U.S.)
Subject LinkRadio in propaganda -- United States -- History.
LinkTelevision in propaganda -- United States -- History.
LinkRadio in propaganda -- Cuba -- History.
LinkTelevision in propaganda -- Cuba -- History.
LinkInternational broadcasting -- United States -- History.
LinkInternational broadcasting -- Cuba -- History.
LinkUnited States -- Foreign relations -- Cuba.
LinkCuba -- Foreign relations -- United States.
Subject Linkpmc

System Number 000677159
ISBN Link9780786465064 (softcover : alk. paper)
Link0786465069 (softcover : alk. paper)

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