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Author Bernier-Grand, Carmen T.

Title Alicia Alonso : prima ballerina / by Carmen T. Bernier-Grand ; illustrated by Raúl Colón.

Imprint Tarrytown, NY : Marshall Cavendish Children, c2011.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Pacific Park Library Children's Non-fiction    j 792.8092 Alonso,A BER    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 64 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Unga -- Mamá: Ernestina del Hoyo -- Papá: Doctor Antonio Martínez -- Flamenco -- Ballet lessons -- Cenicienta -- Grand waltz -- First solo -- Coppélia -- Fernando Alonso -- Flaming Souls -- Leaving behind a blue childhood -- New York City -- Debut on an American stage -- Ballet caravan -- Laurita's second birthday -- Pesky speck -- Swarming darkness -- "You must not cry" -- Dancing fingers -- Raging storm -- To see and dance -- No way -- Dancing feet -- Doctor Martínez -- Undertow -- Ballet Alicia Alonso -- Ballet de Cuba -- The Cuban revolution -- Fidel Castro -- Banned -- Latin temptress -- Prima ballerina assoluta -- Beloved ballerina -- Ballet school -- Farfalia -- "I still have time" -- Biography -- Ballets, choreography, awards -- Chronology -- Glossary -- Websites.
Summary A biography of Cuban ballerina Alicia Alonso.
Subject Alonso, Alicia, 1921- -- Juvenile literature.
Alonso, Alicia, 1921-
Ballerinas -- Cuba -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Ballet dancers.
Cuba.
Added Author Colón, Raúl ill.
ISBN 9780761455622 (hbk.)
0761455620 (hbk.)

 
    
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