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Nederlands Buitenlands   Alles  Titel  Auteur  ISBN        
Literatuur: Proza, romans, verhalen
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Travelers` Tales Cuba

True Stories

€ 22.95

In this collection of essays, the essence of Cuba`s intriguing past and vibrant present is captured, including Dave Eggers`s essay on hitchhikers, Patrick Symmes`s search for Che Guevara, and other works by Stephen Benz, Ruth Behar, Eliseo Alberto, and others. Original.

Inhoudsopgave:
Introduction xiii
Map xviii
Part One ESSENCE OF CUBA
The Bus
3(2)
EDUARDO GALEANO
An Elegiac Carnival
5(9)
PICO IYER
Simple Life
14(4)
CRISTINA GARCIA
Finding My House in El Cerro
18(4)
JAMES A. MICHENER
Communism and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
22(12)
PHILLIPPE DIEDERICH
Ticket to Ride
34(4)
ALISHA BERGER
Picture This
38(4)
TOM MILLER
Under Havana`s Hood
42(4)
CHARLES DEGELMAN
Sweet Thing
46(5)
STEPHANIE ELIZONDO GRIEST
Havana When It Rains
51(4)
ELISEO ALBERTO
Making Music
55(10)
HENRY SHUKMAN
Havana Then and Now
65(14)
ROBERT STONE
Part Two SOME THINGS TO DO
Viva Los Diplomats
79(13)
RANDY WAYNE WHITE
Slow-Motion Island
92(9)
CRISTINA GARCIA
The House of Tango
101(9)
STEPHEN SMITH
Fishing for Bone
110(7)
TOM STIENSTRA
Museum Piece
117(5)
ANTONIO LÓPEZ
Bring on the Cubans!
122(4)
JUDY CANTOR
From Tip to Tail
126(14)
WIL S. HYLTON
We All Scream for Ice Cream
140(5)
CHRISTOPHER P. BAKER
An Ernest Land
145(11)
BOB SHACOCHIS
Hitchhiker`s Cuba
156(13)
DAVE EGGERS
Part Three GOING YOUR OWN WAY
Party Time
169(7)
ENRIQUE FERNÁNDEZ
You Beautiful Doll
176(5)
LESLIE BERESTEIN
Remember the Maine?
181(10)
TOM MILLER
The Revolution`s Cradle
191(8)
CHRISTOPHER HUNT
Havana journal
199(4)
JON LEE ANDERSON
Our Mailman in Havana
203(3)
STEPHEN BENZ
High Top, Low Stubble
206(9)
WILLIAM LEE BRENT
Tuning with the Enemy
215(7)
BENJAMIN TREUHAFT
Heroes of Tourism
222(9)
C. PETER RIPLEY
Es Cuba
231(14)
LEA ASCHKENAS
Part Four IN THE SHADOWS
The Conflicted Tourist
245(3)
S.L. PRICE
A Strawberry and Chocolate Goodbye
248(6)
RUTH BEHAR
Havana at Midnight
254(10)
LYNN DARLING
Cemetery Blues
264(6)
ANDREI CODRESCU
Hasta LaVictoria Sometimes
270(9)
PATRICK SYMMES
Part Five THE LAST WORD
Cycle of Love
279(4)
FELIX WINKELAAR
Recommended Reading 283(4)
Index 287(2)
Index of Contributors 289(2)
Acknowledgments 291
Extra informatie: 
Paperback / softback
308 pagina's
Januari 2004
399 gram
203 x 132 x 20 mm
Incorporated Travelers` Tales gb

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