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Synopsis


To Return to Cuba is the riveting true coming of age story of the author’s experiences as a teenager and young man set against the backdrop of the Cuban Revolution. He shares rare firsthand accounts of the Bay of Pigs and Missile Crisis from his viewpoint as a Cuban soldier, and personal interactions with Fidel Castro at the University of Havana. As a Cuban scholarship student studying in Hungary, his views of the revolution evolve, forcing him to attempt a harrowing escape from Castro, Cuba and Communism.