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Ireland our Cuba?

Jeremy Harwood

Ireland our Cuba?

by Jeremy Harwood

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Published by Monday Club in London .
Written in English


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Cover title.

Statement[by] Jeremy Harwood, Jonathan Guiness [and] John Biggs-Davison.
ContributionsGuinness, Jonathan., Biggs-Davison, John., Monday Club.
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Open LibraryOL13671286M

A unique compilation of authentic home-cooking recipes from Cuba, reflecting the island's remarkable culinary diversity. Cuban food is known worldwide for its blend of bright colours and intense flavors, and Cuba: The Cookbook is the first book to celebrate and document comprehensively its cuisine and contemporary food culture. Collected by those who best know the entire Cuban culinary. ‘Cuba, the Ireland of the West’: the Irish Daily Independent and Irish nationalist responses to the Spanish–American War Published in 18th–19th - Century History, Features, Issue 4 .

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Cuba: a culture that fascinates. There is something so extremely fascinating about this regime, created by Fidel Castro and now being maintained by his younger brother, the year-old Raul. It is by far the most useful book on Cuba I’ve ever come across. Almost any guidebook can provide the standard list of hotels, tourist hotspots, and eateries. None of them will give you this kind of in-depth, behind-the-scenes information that you will only figure out on your own after years of living among the locals, speaking the language.


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