Table of Contents
   Prefacep. ix
   Rising Starp. 3
      Roots and Routesp. 7
      Making Harlem Homep. 28
      Launching the Cuban Starsp. 45
      The Rise and Fall of a Numbers Kingp. 68
      Witness for the Statep. 99
   A World Made Newp. 127
      Rebuilding the ôLatins from Manhattanöp. 131
      Glory Daysp. 154
      Scouting the Americas for Giantsp. 186
      From Cuban Stars to Dominican Giantsp. 215
      Into the Shadowsp. 237
   Notesp. 259
   Acknowledgmentsp. 279
   Indexp. 283