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The Resource Tocino del cielo, Rosa María Britton

Tocino del cielo, Rosa María Britton

Label
Tocino del cielo
Title
Tocino del cielo
Statement of responsibility
Rosa María Britton
Title variation
Un conmovedor e íntimo retrato sobre la migración
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
spa
Summary
A novel that brings little known details about the migration of Cubans to Miami, who to maintain their identity in exile contributed to the development of television in Spanish in the United States and preserved the essence of Cuban cuisine. "Bacon from Heaven" weaves two stories. In the first one, we find Pedro Alonso, and Austrian who arrived in Havana in the early twentieth century work in the shop of his uncle. With a tenacious character, he saves money to return to his hometown. Alonso, however, builds a new life in his adopted country filled with political and social upheavals due to the successions of dictatorships and changes in Cuban government. At the same time, Bethlehem, a humble black cook who protects the essence of traditional Cuban dishes and desserts despite the threat of food rationing by the government
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ 7529.2 .B75
LC item number
T63 2015
Literary form
novels
Label
Tocino del cielo, Rosa María Britton
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Primera edicion.
Extent
271 pages
Isbn
9786073132527
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)917360884
Label
Tocino del cielo, Rosa María Britton
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Primera edicion.
Extent
271 pages
Isbn
9786073132527
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)917360884

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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