Cuba Unspun

October 15, 2012|
Cuba Unspun by Rosa Jordan
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In Cuba Unspun Rosa Jordan introduces readers to Cubans in all walks of life, people whom she has met during travels around the island by bike, bus, plane, train, truck, and car. Familiar places like Havana and Varadero are viewed from unfamiliar angles and serve as starting points for adventures that began in 1996 and continue into the future. Jordan has camped in a military compound, spent a rainy night in the jungle without a tent, cycled through hurricane-devastated coastal towns, run into a friend at a gay pride parade in the capital, picked up hundreds hitchhikers, come face to face with Fidel, and much more. It is a trip through time as well as space, recording changes in Cuba over the past 15 years and offering analyses of Cuban history and its present leadership that holds many surprises.
Rosa Jordan grew up in Florida? Everglades, earned degrees from universities in California and Mexico, and immigrated to Canada in 1980. Her earliest writings were articles drawn from travels in Latin America. Those experiences later became the basis of a non-fiction book, Dangerous Places: Travels on the Edge.Travel continues to infor...
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Title:Cuba Unspun
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:320 pages, 8.45 X 5.52 X 0.8 in
Shipping dimensions:320 pages, 8.45 X 5.52 X 0.8 in
Published:October 15, 2012
Publisher:Oolichan Books
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780889822894

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