By Sam Verdeja,Guillermo Martinez
The essays in Cubans discover varied themes yet proportion an identical endeavor—to show the complicated interrelationships one of the Cuban humans, their fatherland, the exile neighborhood, and American govt and society. The Cuban adventure in the US and different international locations has confirmed disappointing and noteworthy; disappointing simply because a native land was once misplaced and makes an attempt to retrieve it became a nightmare, outstanding simply because refugees settled of their new nations and shortly flourished, relatively within the usa, in lots of points of society.
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Cubans: An Epic Journey, the Struggle of Exiles for Truth and Freedom by Sam Verdeja,Guillermo Martinez