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Dancing With Fidel (Waking Up in)

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Published by Sanctuary Publishing, Ltd. .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Places & peoples: general interest,
  • History and criticism,
  • Cuban music,
  • Music,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Dance - General,
  • Travel / Central America,
  • Cuba,
  • General,
  • 1959-,
  • 20th century,
  • Social life and customs

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8627484M
    ISBN 101860743463
    ISBN 109781860743467


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