The Resource La Americana : a memoir, Melanie Bowden Simón, (ebook)

La Americana : a memoir, Melanie Bowden Simón, (ebook)

Label
La Americana : a memoir
Title
La Americana
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Melanie Bowden Simón
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
La Americana is the story of Melanie Bowden Sim<U+00be>n, who, at the age of twenty-five, left her job at Tina Brown's Talk magazine following the death of her mother and decided to take a vacation in Havana, Cuba, with a friend. Little did she know that she would meet and fall in love with a Cuban man named Luis and dive headlong into a culture defined by beauty, humor, and grace within the unnerving realities of communism. In this memoir, Sim<U+00be>n details her fascination with Cuban culture as she grapples with the death of her mother. She also covers the struggle to get in and out of Cuba at a time when the country is labeled a pariah state. Yet over and over again, Sim<U+00be>n manages to overcome international barriers and language and cultural obstacles - all in the name of her love for Luis. This book makes a great read for those with an interest in Cuban history, a zest for romance, or a passion for travel
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Simón, Melanie Bowden
Dewey number
972.91
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Simón, Melanie Bowden
  • Simón, Melanie Bowden
  • Cuba
  • Cuba
  • Cuba
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Authors, American
  • Americans
Target audience
adult
Label
La Americana : a memoir, Melanie Bowden Simón, (ebook)
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Publication
Distribution
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781510702561
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12267810
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12267810
System control number
MWT12267810
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
La Americana : a memoir, Melanie Bowden Simón, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781510702561
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12267810
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12267810
System control number
MWT12267810
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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