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Havana Without Makeup, Inside the Soul of the City

Herman Portocarero
Chronicle Books

Opening just before the U.S. resumed diplomatic relations with Havana, this is an intimate, insider's view of the city, "the most sensual ruin on the planet." The unique, anti-tourist guide was written by the E.U.'s ambassador to Cuba who explores urban decay, changes visitors may see over the coming years, racial issues, "La Revolucion," baseball, Hemingway, Santeria, Cimarron culture and much more. He captures the soul of the Havana at the moment it faces great transformation.

ISBN: 9781933527888
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