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Havana real

Yoani SГЎnchez

Havana real

one woman fights to tell the truth about Cuba today

by Yoani SГЎnchez

  • 121 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Melville House in Brooklyn, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cuba,
  • Social conditions,
  • Women journalists,
  • Blogs,
  • HISTORY / Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-240).

    StatementYoani Sanchez ; translated by M.J. Porter
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1760 .S2813 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 240 p. ;
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24895884M
    ISBN 109781935554257
    LC Control Number2011005142

    Havana, the sultry spring of gambling is expensive, sex is cheap, and death is free. A half-hour by air from Miami, it's the world's hottest--and most dangerous--city. From the plush mobster casinos in Centro to the backstreet brothels on Zanja Street, you can get anything you want, for a price.


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