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The Resource Mao's last dancer, Li Cunxin

Mao's last dancer, Li Cunxin

Label
Mao's last dancer
Title
Mao's last dancer
Statement of responsibility
Li Cunxin
Title variation
Maos last dancer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chosen from millions of children to serve in Mao's cultural revolution by studying at the Beijing Dance Academy, Li knew ballet would be his family's best opportunity to escape the bitter poverty in his rural China home. From one hardship to another, Li persevered, never forgetting the family he left behind
Award
Nielsen BookData Australian Booksellers’ Choice Award, 2003.
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
185240
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Li, Cunxin
Dewey number
  • 792.8092
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Li, Cunxin
  • Ballet dancers
  • Defectors
Target audience
adult
Label
Mao's last dancer, Li Cunxin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
476953
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 451 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780399150968
Lccn
2003047199
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, genealogical table
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780399150968
  • (Sirsi) ADN-1085
Label
Mao's last dancer, Li Cunxin
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
476953
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 451 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780399150968
Lccn
2003047199
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, genealogical table
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780399150968
  • (Sirsi) ADN-1085

Library Locations

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      30.2713021 -97.7460168
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