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The Resource The domino diaries : my decade boxing with Olympic champions and chasing Hemingway's ghost in the last days of Castro's Cuba, Brin-Jonathan Butler

The domino diaries : my decade boxing with Olympic champions and chasing Hemingway's ghost in the last days of Castro's Cuba, Brin-Jonathan Butler

Label
The domino diaries : my decade boxing with Olympic champions and chasing Hemingway's ghost in the last days of Castro's Cuba
Title
The domino diaries
Title remainder
my decade boxing with Olympic champions and chasing Hemingway's ghost in the last days of Castro's Cuba
Statement of responsibility
Brin-Jonathan Butler
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Whether he's hustling his way into Mike Tyson's mansion for an interview, betting his life savings on a boxing match, becoming romantically entangled with one of Fidel Castro's granddaughters, or simply manufacturing press credentials to go where he wants, Brin-Jonathan Butler has always been the 'act first, ask permission later' kind of journalist. This book is the culmination of Butler's decade spent in the trenches of Havana, trying to understand a culture perplexing to Westerners: one whose elite athletes regularly forgo multimillion-dollar opportunities to stay in Cuba and box for their country, while living in penury"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Butler, Brin-Jonathan
Dewey number
796.83097291
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV1135
LC item number
.B88 2015
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boxing
  • Butler, Brin-Jonathan
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Sports
  • SPORTS & RECREATION / Boxing
Label
The domino diaries : my decade boxing with Olympic champions and chasing Hemingway's ghost in the last days of Castro's Cuba, Brin-Jonathan Butler
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/702/9781250043702/image/lgcover.9781250043702.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A memoir"--Jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1606795
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9781250043702
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2015012698
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1606795
  • (OCoLC)886486080
Label
The domino diaries : my decade boxing with Olympic champions and chasing Hemingway's ghost in the last days of Castro's Cuba, Brin-Jonathan Butler
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/702/9781250043702/image/lgcover.9781250043702.jpg
Publication
Note
"A memoir"--Jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1606795
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9781250043702
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2015012698
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1606795
  • (OCoLC)886486080

Library Locations

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      42.7303966 -71.1889956
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