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"A haunting coming of age story that reads like a Dickensian novel, though . . . all true."—Helen Thorpe, journalist

Never before released in Spanish, Boxeando por Cuba memorializes Guillermo Vicente Vidal's emigration to America at the behest of his parents, fearful of Fidel Castro's regime. This is his story of overcoming incredible odds.

About the Author

Nativo de Camaguey, Cuba, Guillermo Vicente Vidal fue criado en Colorado. Después de graduarse de la Universidad de Colorado, obtuvo varios puestos gubernamentales y sirvió como Vice-Alcalde de Denver y Director de Funciones Públicas antes de convertirse en Alcalde de Denver. Hoy, Vidal es Presidente y Director Ejecutivo de la Cámara de Comercio Hispana de Metro Denver, y reside en Denver con su familia.

Guillermo Vicente Vidal is a native of Cuba, and grew up in Colorado. After graduating from the University of Colorado, he held various government positions, including Mayor of Denver. Vidal is president and CEO of the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Denver, and he lives with his family in Denver.

For more information, please visit the author's website: www.boxingforcuba@wordpress.org.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781555919160
Author:
Vidal, Guillermo Vicente
Publisher:
Fulcrum Group
Subject:
People of Color
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20140131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
Spanish
Illustrations:
5 BandW photographs
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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