Tomás Diez Acosta

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Tomás Diez Acosta joined Cuba's Revolutionary Armed Forces in 1961, when he was only 16 years old. From 1970 to 1986 he taught history at a Military Academy in Cuba, and has been head of the Department of Military History. He also holds a degree in political science. Diez retired from active military service in 1998 with the rank of lieutenant colonel.

Diez has written many books on the history of revolutionary Cuba, some of which have been translated to English, including October 1962: The 'Missile' Crisis As Seen From Cuba, published by Pathfinder Press, New York City, 2002.

A pesar de las investigaciones realizadas por cubanos, norteamericanos y rusos —cada uno desde sus ópticas—, los documentos oficiales secretos desclasificados en los últimos veinte años  han desmentido los estereotipos formados. Pero como los resultados de estas investigaciones no han sido suficientemente divulgados, «seguimos  siendo a los ojos de muchos en los Estados Unidos, y en otras partes del mundo, los que desencadenamos ese peligroso...