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Burt Glinn
In "Havana: The Revolutionary Moment", Burt Glinn describes the combination of chutzpah and journalistic prescience that led him to leave a New York party and hop a plane to Havana, arriving just after dawn on New Year's Day, 1959. He came in search of a revolution, and what he found there is one of the most revealing accounts of Fidel Castro and Cuba ever recorded. Glinn was able to grasp that, far more than bearing witness to some interesting news event, he found himself in the very midst of history in-the-making, at a moment of serious radical change. His images of Castro thronged by his countrymen...

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CUBA. 1959. Times of euphoia as Fidel CASTRO and his army tries...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. Night time arrival in La Havana.
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. New Years day in front of Havana Hilton,...
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CUBA. Santa Clara. 1959. CASTRO sympathizers form an adhoc militia...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. January 1st, Batista has fled and there...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. New years Day in Havana, confusion is...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. The American photographer Burt Glinn with...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. New Year Days, CASTRO sympathizers form...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. Abandoned tanks are parked at the Havana...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. New years Day in Havana, confusion is...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. New years Day in Havana, confusion is...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. Local CASTRO sympathizers in Havana formed...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. New Years Day, Suddenly everyone is a...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. Castro revolutionary troops wearing "26...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. New Years Day, police station, CASTRO...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. New Year Days, police station, Castro...
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CUBA. Santa Clara. 1959. Castro and his people were coming...
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CUBA. Santa Clara. 1959. Bicycle rider that is part of a procession...
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CUBA. Santa Clara. 1959. Bullet holes are evidence of the great...
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CUBA. Santa Clara. 1959. As the triumphal column of Castro's...
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CUBA. Santa Clara. 1959. Troops passing through in a bus.
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. A bus brings triumphant Fidelistas down...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. Fidelistas ride liberated tanks into La...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. A CASTRO's revolutionary soldier, part...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. CASTRO's partisans who fought with him...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. "Fidelistas" take over the Hilton Hotel...
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CUBA. 1959. Journalists, who are following Fidel CASTRO on his...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. After Batista left La Havana, Castro's...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. The Havana Hilton Hotel in the hands of...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. Young "guerillero" in from hiding speaks...
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CUBA. Santa Clara. 1959. Listening the speech of Fidel CASTRO...
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CUBA. Santa Clara. 1959. Fidel Castro delivering an hours-long...
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CUBA. Santa Clara. 1959. 'CASTRO on speakers platform with his...
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CUBA. 1959. On another stop CASTRO lifts a young admirer.
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. Fidel Castro in the crowd of white hats...
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CUBA. Santa Clara. 1959. 'The ragtag procession needed gas so...
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CUBA. Santa Clara. 1959. Fidel CASTRO has a soft drink in a small...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. Surrounded by cheering crowds, CASTRO...
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CUBA. 1959.
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. New Year Days, a crowd begins to gather...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. A rag-tag procession of soldiers and other...
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CUBA. 1959. Fidel Castro and his rebel army stop along the roadside...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. Fidel CASTRO aboard a military vehicle...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. Procession in the streets after CASTRO's...
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CUBA. La Havana. 1959. Image of the revolution : Fidel CASTRO's...
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CUBA. 1959. Fidel CASTRO outside the town hall of Cienfuega and...
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CUBA. Cienfuego. 1959. Surrounded by rebels who came with him...
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CUBA. Cienfuego. 1959. Fidel CASTRO addresses a press conference...
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