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Salas, Osvaldo 1914-1992

Overview
Works: 66 works in 105 publications in 4 languages and 1,115 library holdings
Genres: History  Pictorial works  Educational films  Internet videos  Biography  Biographical films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Church history 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Narrator, Illustrator
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Most widely held works by Osvaldo Salas
Fidel's Cuba : a revolution in pictures by Osvaldo Salas( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is the infamous Bay of Pigs invasion in startling images of destruction; Ernest Hemingway and Fidel in their only meeting; and the proud faces of the Cubans, laboring in sugarcane fields and factories by day and in the throes of nocturnal ecstasy in Santeria rituals and all-night music festivals in the streets of Havana. Roberto Salas's reminiscences serve as extended captions for each photograph, taking readers up treacherous mountain passes with the revolutionaries, through cigar-smoke-filled back rooms with Fidel and Che, and onto the crisis-charged floor of the United Nations Assembly
The right to dignity : Fidel Castro and the nonaligned movement by Fidel Castro( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuba : la fotografía de los años 60 by Roberto Fernández Retamar( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in Spanish and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kuba : eine Revolution in Bildern by Osvaldo Salas( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in German and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernesto Che Guevara : fotografías, 1960-1964 by Osvaldo Salas( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Dia de los Muertos en Mexico( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the target language [Spanish] or in English, students should be able: to understand the early history and background of the Day of the Dead; to comprehend the importance of the Day of the Dead in the field of art; to be familiar with the festival of the dead and its celebration."--Teacher guidebook
Buenos Aires : the tango, one hundred years( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the history, famous composers, and typical themes of the tango, a song form originating in the city of Buenos Aires. Eleven tangos are sung by contemporary performers
La España Islamica( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of Islamic Spain from 711 to 1492, including the invasion by Tarik in 711, the Christian Reconquest, the importance of castles, Islamic Cordoba, Islamic Seville and Islamic Granada. The major contributions of the Moors are also stressed with emphasis on architecture, language, poetry, mathematics, astronomy, etc
Imágenes by Osvaldo Salas( Book )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in Spanish and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La España Romana( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the history of Spain during the Roman period, 218 B.C.-414 A.D. Explores the impact of the Punic Wars and looks at the archaeological ruins from this period
El Arte de la tauromaquia( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the background of bull worship and the history, popularity and significance of bullfighting in Spain
El camino de Santiago : año santo( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fidel by Osvaldo Salas( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fidel : una historia, cinco miradas : muestra fotográfica, 83 motivos by Osvaldo Salas( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grandes festivales de Mexico y Guatemala( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents important festivals of Mexico and Guatemala with their folk dances and the great variety of music
Gabriela Mistral : focused on love( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accompanying CD-ROM contains scripts and audio files in both English and Spanish. The Readme file, student guidebooks and teacher guidebooks are in .pdf format. The audio files contain the narrations from the video in .wav format (which can be accessed with Windows Media Player)
Mexico y su historia : tercera parte : independencia, revolucion( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program focuses on the history of Mexico since 1810, with emphasis on Mexican independence and revolution
Cuba de Fidel les images inédites d'une révolution by Grégory Tozian( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hasta siempre Comandante : 30 años después( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El caracol by Mariano Latorre( Book )

4 editions published in 1966 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Fidel's Cuba : a revolution in pictures
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Alternative Names
Freire, Osvaldo Salas 1914-1992

Merino, Osvaldo Salas 1914-1992

Osvaldo Salas Cuban photographer

Osvaldo Salas fotograaf uit Cuba (1914-1992)

Osvaldo Salas fotógrafo cubano

Osvaldo Salas fotógrafu cubanu (1914–1992)

Salas Freire, Osvaldo 1914-1992

Salas Merino, Osvaldo 1914-1992

Salas, Osvaldo 1914-

Salas, Oswaldo 1914-1992

Languages
Spanish (36)

English (12)

German (3)

French (2)