History Courses For

Dr. Christopher C. Lovett

Cuba and the United States

Anderson, Jon Lee. Che. New York: Grove Press, 1997.

Bardach, Ann Louise. Cuba Confidential: Love and Vengeance in Miamia and Havana. New York: Vintage, 2002.

Blight, James G. and David A. Welch. On the Brink: Americans and Soviets Reexamine the Cuban Missile Crisis. New York: Noonday, 1989.

Bohning, Don. The Castro Obession: U.S. Covert Operations Against Cuba 1959-1965. Washington: Potomac Books, 2006.

Brugioni, Dino A. Eyeball to Eyeball: The Inside Story of the Cuban Missile Crisis. New York: Random House, 1990.

Detzer, David. The Brink: Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962. New York: Crowell, 1979.

Dobbs, Michael. One Minute to Midnight: Kennedy, Khrushchev, and Castro on the Brink of Nuclear War. New York: Knopf, 2008.

English, T. J. Havana Nocturne: How the Mob Owned Cuba...and then Lost it to the Revolution. New York: Morrow, 2007.

Freedman, Lawrence. Kennedy's Wars: Berlin, Cuba, Laos, and Vietnam. New York: Oxford, 2000.

Fursenko, Aleksandr and Timothy Naftali. "One Hell of a Gamble": Krushchev, Castro, and Kennedy 1958-1964. New York: W. W. Norton, 1997.

Gjelten, Tom. Bacardi and the Long Fight for Cuba. New York: Penguin, 2008.

Jones, Howard. The Bay of Pigs. New York: Oxford, 2008.

Kennedy, Robert F. Thirteen Days: A Memior of the Cuban Missile Crisis. New York: W. W. Norton, 1969.

May, Ernest R. and Philip D. Zelikow. The Kennedy Tapes: Inside the White House During the Cuban Missile Crisis. Cambridge: Harvard, 1997.

Munton, Don and David A. Welch. The Cuban Missile Crisis: A Concise History. New York: Oxford, 2007.

Nash, Philip. The Other Missiles of October: Eisenhower, Kennedy, and the Jupiters 1957-1963. Chapel Hill: North Carolina, 1997.

Oppenheimer, Andres. Castro's Final Hour: The Secret Story Behind the Coming Downfall of Communist Cuba. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1992.

Quirk, Robert E. Fidel Castro. New York: W. W. Norton, 1993.

Rabe, Stephen G. The Most Dangerous Area in the World: John F. Kennedy Confronts Communist Revolution in Latin America. Chapel Hill: North Carolina, 1999.

Rasenberger, James. Brilliant Diaster: JFK, Castro, and America's Doomed Invasion of Cuba's Bay of Pigs. New York: Scribners, 2011.

Russo, Gus and Stephen Molton. Brothers in Arms: The Kennedys, the Castros, and the Politics of Murder. New York: Bloomsburg, 2008.

Smith, Gaddis. The Last Years of the Monroe Doctrine, 1945-1993. New York: Hill and Wang, 1994.

Stern, Sheldon M. Averting 'The Final Failure': John F. Kennedy and the Secret Cuban Missile Crisis Meetings. Palo Alto: Stanford, 2003.

Thomas, Hugh. Cuba: The Pursuit of Freedom. New York: Harper and Row, 1971.

Thompson, Robert Smith. The Missiles of October: The Declassified Story of John F. Kennedy and the Cuban Missile Crisis. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1992.

Von Tunzelmann, Alex. Red Heat: Conspiracy, Murder, and the Cold War in the Caribbean. New York: Henry Holt, 2011.