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King Bongo : a novel of Havana

Author: Thomas Sanchez
Publisher: New York : Vintage Contemporaries, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Vintage Contemporaries edView all editions and formats
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Havana, New Year's Eve 1957, a terrorist bomb rips through the Tropicana nightclub. King Bongo, a rogue Cuban-American, tortured by a mysterious past and possessed of a mythic musical talent, goes on the hunt for culprits, and for his sister, Cuba's most exotic showgirl, who disappeared in the explosion.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Sanchez
ISBN: 0679737464 9780679737469
OCLC Number: 55223757
Notes: Previously published: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2003.
Description: 309 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Thomas Sanchez.
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Havana, New Year's Eve 1957, a terrorist bomb rips through the Tropicana nightclub. King Bongo, a rogue Cuban-American, tortured by a mysterious past and possessed of a mythic musical talent, goes on the hunt for culprits, and for his sister, Cuba's most exotic showgirl, who disappeared in the explosion.

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