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Author Pérez Firmat, Gustavo, 1949-
Title The Havana habit / Gustavo Pérez Firmat.
Publication Info. New Haven : Yale University Press, c2010.
Open Library Cover
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Description x, 245 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: so near and yet so foreign -- America's smartest city -- A little rumba numba -- Music for the eyes -- Mad for mambo -- Cuba in Apt. 3-B -- Dirges in bolero time -- Comic comandantes, exotic exiles -- A taste of Cuba -- Epilogue: Adams's apple.
Subject Cuba -- In popular culture -- United States.
United States -- Civilization -- Cuban influences.
Cuba -- Foreign public opinion, American.
National characteristics, Cuban.
Cuba -- Social life and customs.
Havana (Cuba) -- Social life and customs.
Americans -- Travel -- Cuba -- History.
Cuba -- Foreign relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Cuba.
ISBN 9780300141320 (clothbound : alk. paper)
0300141327 (clothbound : alk. paper)