This unique history of Cuba is captured in the life and times of the famous rum dynasty. In chronicling the saga of the Bacardi family, Gjelten describes the intersection of business and power, family and politics, community and exile. bw photo inserts.
Tom Gjelten is a veteran correspondent for NPR on international issues and a regular panelist on the PBS program Washington Week. He is the author of Sarajevo Daily: A City and Its Newspaper Under Siege.