Cuba's Communist leader defied the odds, surviving his Soviet benefactors, the wrath of U.S. presidents, two diplomatic crises and assassination attempts.
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The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
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A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.