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Mambo Kingdom: Latin Music In New York Paperback – December 1, 2002

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 309 pages
  • Publisher: Schirmer Trade Books (December 1, 2002)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0825672775
  • ISBN-13: 978-0825672774
  • Product Dimensions: 6.2 x 0.7 x 9.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,667,586 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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If you are looking for something special to buy a friend, look on Amazon! They have everything you'd ever find anywhere. This item was for a friend who followed Latin music in NYC and knew many of the people inside the book. It was well received.
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There was an ongoing dialogue over the years between Max Salazar and Leonardo Acosta. Salazar from New York and Acosta from Havana. Reading these two in tandem was a constant journey between the two cities and how the music flowed and was shaped by both. Great fun!
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A must book for those who wish to know the wonderful history of Latin music as it evolved in New York. Wonderful told by Mr. Salazar.
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MAMBO KINGDOM IS AN EXCELLENT RESOURSE ON THE HISTORY OF LATIN MUSIC (SALSA). THE AUTHUR WALKS YOU THREW AN ERA THAT HAS LONG BEEN FORGOTTON,FOR LATIN MUSIC HISTORY MAX SALAZAR IS THE GODFATHER!!
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One of the greatest books on THE greatest music in the world. Visit my site on the history of Salsa musicians at www://hometown.aol.com/SalsaSupreme
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