Fidel Castro, Juan Reinaldo Sánchez (ca. 1980)

Defender of Fidel

No dictator is a hero to his bodyguard.

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The downward trajectory of global prestige

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The Right Stuff

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The Soviet dictator, all by himself, was the cause.

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Two Roads Converged

How fascism and communism led to totalitarianism.

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Henry Wallace, the Progressive candidate for president, faces down hecklers

A Story Told Before

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 Eugene D. Genovese, 1973

A Historian Taught by History

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Time for Another Harding?

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Folk Wisdom

The acoustic sound of midcentury America.

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Book Review: Accidental Spy

Book Review: Accidental Spy

Temptation and redemption in the atomic age.

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Aside from That, He Was Also a Red

Aside from That, He Was Also a Red

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Spies Like Us

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Village Vanguard

Bob Dylan and the origins of folk-rock.

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In Search of Trumbo

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