By Gabriel Ness

in the summertime of 2012, the writer lower back to his local Cuba to retrieve his delivery certificates after a scarcity of fifty years (for the 1st 24 of which he lived within the United States). This memoir of his trip of private and political discovery illuminates how the 2 countries—90 miles aside but opposites at the political spectrum—have either misplaced their means within the erroneous pursuit in their divergent ideologies. the writer offers a candid view of the revolution and U.S.–Cuban relatives via conversations with daily Havanans.

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