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The Resource Who was Fidel Castro?, by Sarah Fabiny ; illustrated by Ted Hammond

Who was Fidel Castro?, by Sarah Fabiny ; illustrated by Ted Hammond

Label
Who was Fidel Castro?
Title
Who was Fidel Castro?
Statement of responsibility
by Sarah Fabiny ; illustrated by Ted Hammond
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the life of the man who ruled Cuba from 1959-2016, after leading a successful revolution overthrowing Batista's government and establishing a Communist regime in its place
Member of
Summary
After overthrowing Fulgencia Batista in 1959, Fidel Castro became the leader of an island country only ninety miles away from Florida. While in power, Castro outlasted ten US presidents and turned the small nation into a one-party state with influence over the entire world. Called a leader by some and a dictator by others, Castro defined not one but several eras in world politics
Illustration
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10573161
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fabiny, Sarah
Dewey number
  • 972.91064092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
810
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hammond, Ted
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Who was... ?
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Castro, Fidel
  • Castro, Fidel
  • Castro, Fidel
  • Cuba
  • Cuba
  • Cuba
  • Heads of state
  • Revolutionaries
  • Heads of state
  • Revolutionaries
  • Cuba
  • Cuba
  • Cuba
  • Cuba
  • Heads of state
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Political
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / 20th Century
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / Caribbean & Latin America
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Who was Fidel Castro?, by Sarah Fabiny ; illustrated by Ted Hammond
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 107)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who was Fidel Castro? -- A privileged childhood -- A serious student -- Rebel with a cause -- From follower to leader -- Prison! -- Freedom! -- Viva Fidel -- From plans to action -- Friends and enemies -- Hard times -- Fidel steps down -- Hero or villain?
Control code
ocn989520010
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
107 pages
Isbn
9780451533357
Lccn
2017026704
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)989520010
Label
Who was Fidel Castro?, by Sarah Fabiny ; illustrated by Ted Hammond
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 107)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who was Fidel Castro? -- A privileged childhood -- A serious student -- Rebel with a cause -- From follower to leader -- Prison! -- Freedom! -- Viva Fidel -- From plans to action -- Friends and enemies -- Hard times -- Fidel steps down -- Hero or villain?
Control code
ocn989520010
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
107 pages
Isbn
9780451533357
Lccn
2017026704
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)989520010

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