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The mambo kings play songs of love

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It's 1949 and two young Cuban musicians make their way up from Havana to the big arena of New York, where they are workers by day, stars of dance halls by night. Hijuelos's marvelous portrait of the Castillo brothers, their families, their fellow musicians and lovers, their triumphs and tragedies, re-creates the sights and sounds of an era in music and an unsung moment in American life.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780374201258
Author:
Hijuelos, Oscar
Publisher:
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Musicians
Subject:
Brothers
Subject:
New York
Subject:
Domestic fiction
Subject:
Cuban Americans
Subject:
Cuban Americans -- Fiction.
Subject:
Musical fiction.
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series Volume:
no. 49
Publication Date:
19890821
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
408
Dimensions:
9.1 x 6 x 1.4 in 1.56 lb

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