Starting in the ramshackle but romantic capital of Havana, Peter Millar travels with ordinary Cubans, sharing anecdotes, life stories and political opinions to the far end of the island, the Guantanamo naval base and detention camp.
Author: Peter Millar
Publisher: Arcadia Books
The train was agonizingly slow, but a glance at the street below explained the
rationale behind this leg of the journey. They were moving against the grain of
one-way traffic, and at every stoplight the lunch-hour crush was at a virtual
Author: Dan Fesperman
Publisher: Hachette UK
As the train levelled out, it passed the outbuildings of the concentration camp. ...
as if I had left a weight of oppression on the other side of the Alps. The train and
time seemed to slow as we meandered through the medieval walls of Genoa.
Author: Graham Jackson
It was not easy to buy tickets for Santiago de Cuba or Guantánamo ; you always
had to reserve way ahead . But he managed to get them by talking to an
employee and slipping him a few pesos . Again I was in one of those slow ,
steamy trains ...
Author: Cristina Garcia
Publisher: Vintage Books
... Guantanamo City in the interior. Like the Toonerville Trolly of comic book fame,
the rickety train tooted back and forth, about twice a day. ... and rolling stock,
same old rattle. It still carried passengers and sugar and molasses as slow as
Author: Jack K. Campbell
... reservations' about Mitchell and Jessen and writing to colleagues that 'this is a
train wreak (sic) waiting to happen and I intend to get the hell off the train before it
happens'.71 Although the threat of the CIA chief's resignation would fail to slow ...
Author: Wesley Kendall
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
Category: Political Science
THE TRAVELING MAN UP - TO - DATE THE AMERICAN CRUISER RALEIGH ,
AT ANCHOR IN GUANTANAMO BAY ... The train they should have caught had
left before the message came informing them that the goods had arrived . ... and
spent an equal amount of time in each city , the best schedule time , because of
slow trains and poor connections , would have been forty - nine hours and a
Author: Albert Shaw
... the crazies from Guantanamo. No one gets out of there, my fine feathered
friend.” Ackerman was not tracking. What the fuck happened in Kabul? Some bad
blood between Fish and Cypher, more secrets. Ackerman's brain was a slow train
Author: Robert J. Ray
Publisher: Epicenter Press
Slow down to 20 mi . ... 1759 to 1750 , the price is soaring and it is rumored that
the Atlantic Squadron , U. S. Navy , will hold their annual " target practice ” in
Florida waters instead of at Guantanamo this ... He came by train , so as to save
( APPLAUSE ) If Guantánamo province is to be granted special attention , special
attention should be granted to those two ... There are already many people from
Guantánamo there , but you must continue to train cadres , technicians and
manpower to help build and then run the plant . ... so that they won ' t become
dejected at Moa ' s development and slow down their efforts ; they ' re going to
have other ...
A Cuban train that both leaves and arrives on time is a rare train indeed , and on
many lines short - notice ... Branches off the main line serve several of the
island's main towns and cities , principally Cienfuegos , Bayamo and
Guantánamo . From Havana there is an extension west to Pinar del Río , a
notoriously slow line .
Author: Simon Calder
Publisher: Vacation Work Publications
... authorized torture at Abu Ghraib and Guantanamo , outed a CIA agent to cover
a White House gaffe , and peppered a ... late at night and knows certain as death
“ there aint nothing short of the second comin of Christ that can slow this train .
Author: Kenneth Lincoln
Publisher: American Literature Readings i
Map 23 Legend - Convoy route Convoy Codes SC - ONS Sydney - UK - Sydney
and New York - UK - New York ( slow convoys ) HX - ON ... Boston KN - NK Key
West - New York - Key West GN - NY Guantanamo - New York - Guantanamo KH
- HK Key - West - Galveston ... With this system ships were run almost like trains .
Author: Ian Dear
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Category: World War, 1939-1945
Map 23 Legend Convoy route Convoy Codes SC - ONS Sydney - UK - Sydney
and New York - UK - New York ( slow convoys ) HX ... Boston KN - NK Key West -
New York - Key West GN - NY Guantanamo - New York - Guantanamo KH - HK
Key West - Galveston - Key ... With this system ships were run almost like trains ...
Author: Ian Dear
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ATHLETICS IN GUANTANAMO BAY The final game of the Train Trophy, played
between the Station and Antares, was ... Sgt. Haakenstad pitched the last three
innings and simply slow-balled the Sailors to death, but the weak hitting on the ...
“The impostor" is a slow, measured, beautifully crafted work. ... To understand
how the Bush administration went crashing off the rails, it helps to know where
the train was coming from. ... Doves think that America should close Guantanamo
Category: Economic history
A call was accordingly sent to the members of the THE SLOW DOWN IN SOFT
COAL executive committee of the association and ... Havana 1.60-1.80 600
Sagua , Cardenas 2.15-2.35 300 Cienfuegos 2.20-2.35 500 Caibarien 2.15-2.35
300 Guantanamo 2.20-2.30 500 Manzanillo 2.75-2.85 500 ... The train crew does
not care , and in fact the other day I saw a brakeman helping roll off lumps from
the car .
Author: Frederick William Saward
Category: Coal trade
Bus to Guan train from Havana's Estación 19 de tánamo takes 4 hours .
Noviembre / del Occidente , rather than Guantánamo 80 km from Santiago on
bus , is recommended ( leaves Havana the ... leaves Pinar of the same name (
which cannot be easdel Río 1702 , 8 hrs ) ; slow but comfortable . ily visited from
Cuba ) .
Author: Ben Box
Category: Caribbean Area
22 , 2002 Complaints over the handling of suspects at Guantánamo are raising ...
Why the new Mideast peace plan is only one stop on a very long trail 19 Iraq ' s
tribal frontier Mystery trains , VIP cars ... s cellblock Powell and Rumsfeld square
off over Guantánamo 22 Joe , looking for mo ' Off to a slow start , the Lieberman ...
Category: United States