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Dancing to "Almendra" 1 edition

Dancing to "Almendra"
Mayra Montero

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Dancing to "Almendra"
1st American ed.
Mayra Montero ; translated by Edith Grossman

Published 2007 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English.

About the Book

From the Publisher: A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice. Havana, 1957. On the same day that the Mafia capo Umberto Anastasia is assassinated in a barber's chair in New York, a hippopotamus escapes from the zoo and is shot and killed by its pursuers. Assigned to cover the zoo story, Joaquin Porrata, a young Cuban journalist, finds himself embroiled in the mysterious connections between the hippo's death and the Mafioso's in this intoxicating story of murder, mobsters, and, finally, love.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
863/.64
Library of Congress
PQ7440.M56 S6613 2007

The Physical Object

Pagination
264 p. :
Number of pages
264

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24962677M
ISBN 10
0374102775
ISBN 13
9780374102777
LC Control Number
2006012552
OCLC/WorldCat
67383708

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