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The Resource Life on the hyphen : the Cuban-American way, Gustavo Pérez Firmat, (electronic resource)

Life on the hyphen : the Cuban-American way, Gustavo Pérez Firmat, (electronic resource)

Label
Life on the hyphen : the Cuban-American way
Title
Life on the hyphen
Title remainder
the Cuban-American way
Statement of responsibility
Gustavo Pérez Firmat
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
With fascinating insights into how both ordinary and famous Cuban-Americans, including Desi Arnaz, Oscar Hijuelos, Gloria Estefan, and José Kozer, have lived 'life on the hyphen', this is an expanded, updated edition of the classic, award-winning study of Cuban-American culture
Member of
Cataloging source
NyNyACL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pérez Firmat, Gustavo
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
In English; occasional phrases in Spanish with English translations
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • ACLS Humanities E-Book
  • Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long series in Latin American and Latino art and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cuban Americans
  • Cuban Americans
  • Popular culture
Label
Life on the hyphen : the Cuban-American way, Gustavo Pérez Firmat, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://hdl.handle.net/2027/heb.31618
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-221) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The Desi chain --- I love Ricky -- The man who loved Lucy -- A brief history of mambo time -- Salsa for all seasons -- Rum, rump, and rumba -- No man's language --The spell of the hyphen -- Epilogue: My repeating island
Control code
MIU01000000000000012918704
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 240 pages)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (dli)HEB31618
  • (OCoLC)787848653
Label
Life on the hyphen : the Cuban-American way, Gustavo Pérez Firmat, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://hdl.handle.net/2027/heb.31618
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-221) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The Desi chain --- I love Ricky -- The man who loved Lucy -- A brief history of mambo time -- Salsa for all seasons -- Rum, rump, and rumba -- No man's language --The spell of the hyphen -- Epilogue: My repeating island
Control code
MIU01000000000000012918704
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 240 pages)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (dli)HEB31618
  • (OCoLC)787848653

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