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Havana dreams : a story of a Cuban family

Author: Wendy Gimbel
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1999.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st Vintage books edView all editions and formats
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A fascinating, powerfully evocative story of four generations of Cuban women, through whose lives the author illuminates a vivid picture--both personal and historical--of Cuba in our century. "When I want to read a culture," writes Wendy Gimbel in her prologue, "I listen to stories about families, sensing in their contours the substance of larger mysteries." And certainly in the Revuelta family she has found a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Gimbel, Wendy.
Havana dreams.
New York : Vintage Books, 1999
(DLC) 98014571
(OCoLC)41417116
Named Person: Natalia Revuelta Clews; Fidel Castro; Alina Fernández Revuelta; Fidel Castro; Alina Fernández Revuelta; Natalia Revuelta Clews
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy Gimbel
ISBN: 9780307787941 030778794X
OCLC Number: 774914678
Notes: Originally published as "Havana dreams : a story of Cuba": New York, Knopf, ©1998.
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations
Responsibility: by Wendy Gimbel.

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A biography of four generations of Cuban women: Naty Revuelta, born in 1925 during the Batista era, who became intoxicated with Castro and his revolution; Naty's mother, a reactionary, and Naty's  Read more...

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