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    Listening in DetailPerformances of Cuban MusicDuke University Press
    OVER 50% OFF ORIGINAL PRICE!!! LOVELY USA IMPORT PAPERBACK BOOK! CHEAPER THAN AMAZON!!"Listening in detail" is a method invested in opening up, rather...
    TangoThe Art History of Love (Robert Farris Thompson)Vintage Books
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    The Chicano ArchivesThe Strachwitz Frontera Collection of Mexican and Mexican American RecordingsUCLA Chicano Studies
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    Lydia CabreraAnd the Construction of an Afro-Cuban Cultural IdentityUniversity of North Carolina Press
    Lydia Cabrera (1900-1991), an upper-class white Cuban intellectual, spent many years traveling through Cuba collecting oral histories, stories, and music...
    BacardiAnd The Long Fight For CubaViking
    A unique history of Cuba, captured in the life and times of the famous rum dynasty - Bacardi. This is the story, across five generations, of one family,...
    Rumba: Dance and Social Change in Contemporary Cuba By Yvonne DanielIndiana (1995)
    Everything you ever wanted to know about rumba, but were afraid to ask, is in this book - an important study of rumba.
    The Great African Slave Revolt Of 1825Cuba and the Fight for Freedom in Matanzas Louisiana State University Press
    "The Great African Slave Revolt of 1825" offers a detailed examination of the sociopolitical and economic background of the Matanzas rebellion in Cuba,...
    Insurgent CubaRace, Nation, and Revolution, 1868-1898Chapel Hill
    £10 OFF RRP In the late nineteenth century, in an age of ascendant racism and imperial expansion, there emerged in Cuba a movement that unified...
    Spanish Harlem's Musical Legacy 1930-80By Silvio H. Alvava
    A collection of photographs of the Latino musicians from 1930 - 1980's primarily in El Barrio, NY but features several from Los Angeles, CA and other parts...
    Latin Jazz - The Perfect CombinationBy Raul HernandezChronicle Book
    In association with the Smithsonian Institution's series of major exhibitions on jazz music, "Latin Jazz" traces the music's roots and routes, from the...
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    From Rainforest to Cane Field In CubaAn Environmental History since 1492 Reinaldo Funes Monzote (2008)
    This is the story of Cuba's forests.In this award-winning environmental history of Cuba since the age of Columbus, Reinaldo Funes Monzote emphasizes the...
    East Harlem - Images of America Christopher BellArcadia
    Excellent photographic-based book on East Harlem. RECOMMENDED USA paperback
    The Myth Of Jose MartiConflicting Nationalisms In Early Twentieth-Century CubaUniversity Of North Carolina Press
    Focusing on a period of history rocked by four armed movements, Lillian Guerra traces the origins of Cubans' struggles to determine the meaning of their...
    Runaway Slave Settlements in CubaResistance and RepressionUniversity Of North Carolina Press
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    The United States and Latin America In The 1990sBeyond The Cold WarUniversity Of North Carolina Press
    A collection of essays that offer a thorough analysis of the fundamental changes taking place in relations between the United States and Latin America...
    Mambo DiabloMy Journey With Tito Puente Backbeat Books
    Joe Conzo and David A. Perez luminously recreate the life of widely acclaimed Afro-Cuban and jazz musician Tito Puente, chronicling the rise of the popular...
    AnacaonaThe Amazing Adventures of Cuba's First All-Girl Dance Band by Alicia CastroAtlantic Books
    GROOVY HARDBACK AMERICAN IMPORT - OVER 60% OFF!!!! Havana, 1932, and greengrocer Matias Castro, father of 13 children, is bankrupt. Cuchito, his eldest...
    Tito Puente: When the Drums Are DreamingJosephine PowellAuthorHouse
    Ernesto "Tito" Puente born in 1923 in Spanish Harlem is a tale about an impoverished Puerto Rican boy who grew up with the advent of radio and American...
    Voices Of Latin RockThe People And Events That Created The SoundHal Leonard
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    Tito Puente And The MamboCrossing Musical Borders by Roberto A. ChavezFuerza
    Robert Chavez examines historical, cultural and musical perspectives relating to the mambo and Tito Puente's influence on this genre and American popular...
    Cuban CounterpointsThe Legacy Of Fernando OrtizLexington Books
    While Fernando Ortiz's contribution to our understanding of Cuba and Latin America has been widely recognised since the 1940's, recently there has been...
    Secular DevotionAfro-Latin Music And Imperial JazzVerso Books
    Popular music in the Americas, from jazz, Cuban Latin and salsa to disco and rap, is overwhelmingly neo-African. Created in the midst of war and military...
    Cuba And It's MusicFrom The First Drums To The MamboChicago Review Press
    Unbelievably in-depth history of Cuba's music begins with the collision of Spain and Africa and continues through the era of Miguelito Valdes, Arsenio...