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Killing Castro #2020

Killing Castro By Jason Ciaccia Aaron Norhanian Killing Castro In the sweltering summer of at the height of Cold War paranoia CIA agent Robert Bob Maheu is sent to Cuba on a suicide mission to humiliate Fidel Castro during a live television broadcast by do
  • Title: Killing Castro
  • Author: Jason Ciaccia Aaron Norhanian
  • ISBN: 9781942351146
  • Page: 451
  • Format: Paperback
  • Killing Castro By Jason Ciaccia Aaron Norhanian In the sweltering summer of 1963, at the height of Cold War paranoia, CIA agent Robert Bob Maheu is sent to Cuba on a suicide mission to humiliate Fidel Castro during a live television broadcast by dosing the dictator with LSD and making his beard fall out But Bob bears the permanent scars of the MKULTRA program, a dark secret in the untold history of the United StatesIn the sweltering summer of 1963, at the height of Cold War paranoia, CIA agent Robert Bob Maheu is sent to Cuba on a suicide mission to humiliate Fidel Castro during a live television broadcast by dosing the dictator with LSD and making his beard fall out But Bob bears the permanent scars of the MKULTRA program, a dark secret in the untold history of the United States clandestine services This is the mostly true story of how one agency s epic failure set the United States on a collision course with peace, told for the first time as a graphic novel Exposes our own government s nefarious experiments with mind control and the CIA s 638 different plots to kill Castro and you thought it was only exploding cigars Jason Ciaccia s tale of LSD crazed assassins would seem ridiculously hyperbolic if it weren t derived from the CIA s own files With nods to Grosz, Bacon, and Steadman, Aaron Norhanian s fervid ink drawings propel this witty hybrid of underground comix and the History channel right over the top Village Voice, Best of the Year This wild ride down the roughest back roads of U.S intelligence so to speak belongs in most academic and many public libraries Ralph Steadman channeled grotesque drawings, full nudity, and splatter violence make it best for adult collections Library Journal y not fit the bill for those seeking a Ludlum esque conspiracy thriller, but it certainly has plenty to offer Cold War buffs will enjoy its witty summation of that era s events while those unfamiliar with the history are likely to seek out information on the topic when they re finished reading This graphic novel is a genuinely funny take on a story that could have been made up if it hadn t already taken place in the real world Comics Bulletin.
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