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Title:
Tango : the art history of love
Author:
Thompson, Robert Farris.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First Vintage Books edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Vintage Books, 2006.

©2005
Physical Description:
xiv, 360 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Foreword / by David Byrne -- Overture : Gardel on Avenida Libertador -- Preface : moving with an arm around life -- Tango in Hollywood -- Tango as text -- The cultural preparation -- Habanera : the call of the blood -- Milonga : the great Buenos Aires conversation -- Dancing on the edge : the early tango called Canyengue -- Tango as music -- Tango as dance -- Envoi : El tango / by Robert Colescott.
ISBN:
9781400095797
Format :
Book