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The Resource Dancing to freedom : the true story of Mao's last dancer, Li Cunxin ; illustrated by Anne Spudvilas

Dancing to freedom : the true story of Mao's last dancer, Li Cunxin ; illustrated by Anne Spudvilas

Label
Dancing to freedom : the true story of Mao's last dancer
Title
Dancing to freedom
Title remainder
the true story of Mao's last dancer
Statement of responsibility
Li Cunxin ; illustrated by Anne Spudvilas
Title variation
Dancing to freedom
Title variation remainder
the true story of Maos last dancer
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Selected by Chairman Mao's officials from among millions of children to become a dancer, Li's new life began as he left his family behind. At the Beijing Dance Academy, days were long and difficult. Li's hard work was rewarded when he was chosen yet again, this time to travel to America
Summary
Selected by Chairman Mao's officials from among millions of children to become a dancer, Li's new life began as he left his family behind. At the Beijing Dance Academy, days were long and difficult. Li's hard work was rewarded when he was chosen yet again, this time to travel to America
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Biography type
autobiography
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266392
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 792.802/8092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD 680
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
GV1785.L475
LC item number
A3 2008
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680
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1
  • 2
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True
Target audience
juvenile
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the true story of Mao's last dancer
Label
Dancing to freedom : the true story of Mao's last dancer, Li Cunxin ; illustrated by Anne Spudvilas
Link
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Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: Australia : Penguin Group, 2007
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
17750910
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780802797773
Lccn
2007037150
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Inbkpl)15009725
  • (OCoLC)173243735
  • (OCoLC)ocn173243735
Label
Dancing to freedom : the true story of Mao's last dancer, Li Cunxin ; illustrated by Anne Spudvilas
Link
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: Australia : Penguin Group, 2007
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
17750910
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780802797773
Lccn
2007037150
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Inbkpl)15009725
  • (OCoLC)173243735
  • (OCoLC)ocn173243735

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