The Cuban connection drug trafficking, smuggling and gambling in Cuba from the 1920s to the Revolution

U.S. prohibition and smuggling from Cuba -- Drug trafficking and political anarchy during the 1930s -- The Chinese and opium consumption in Cuba -- Corruption and drug trafficking in Cuba during the Second World War and the early postwar years -- Lucky Luciano in Cuba -- The Prío Socarrás government...

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Main Author: Sáenz Rovner, Eduardo
Format: Print Book
Language:English
Spanish
Published: Chapel Hill University of North Carolina Press 2008
Online Access: Table of Contents
Availability in Tübingen:Present in Tübingen.
UB: KB 20 A 3571
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Summary:U.S. prohibition and smuggling from Cuba -- Drug trafficking and political anarchy during the 1930s -- The Chinese and opium consumption in Cuba -- Corruption and drug trafficking in Cuba during the Second World War and the early postwar years -- Lucky Luciano in Cuba -- The Prío Socarrás government and drug trafficking -- Gambling in Cuba -- The Andean connection -- Contacts in France -- The Batista dictatorship and drug trafficking -- Revolution -- The diplomacy of drug trafficking at the beginning of the Revolution
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description:247 S.
ISBN:9780807831755