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The Resource The mambo kings play songs of love : a novel, Oscar Hijuelos

The mambo kings play songs of love : a novel, Oscar Hijuelos

Label
The mambo kings play songs of love : a novel
Title
The mambo kings play songs of love
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Oscar Hijuelos
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Cesar and Nestor Castillo move to New York from Cuba in 1949 to form a mambo band, and eventually play on I Love Lucy
Summary
Brothers emigrate to New York City in 1949 and form a band with their popularity peaking in 1956 when they get to perform on <I>I Love Lucy</I>
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1990.
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034033
Cataloging source
AMP
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Hijuelos, Oscar
Dewey number
813.5
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Cuban Americans
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Musicians
  • Brothers
  • Brothers
  • Cuban Americans
  • Musicians
  • New York (State)
Target audience
adult
Label
The mambo kings play songs of love : a novel, Oscar Hijuelos
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn613334057
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
439 p.
Isbn
9781401310028
Isbn Type
(Paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)613334057
Label
The mambo kings play songs of love : a novel, Oscar Hijuelos
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn613334057
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
439 p.
Isbn
9781401310028
Isbn Type
(Paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)613334057

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