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Author Wheeler, Jill C., 1964- author.

Title Fidel Castro : Cuban revolutionary leader / by Jill C. Wheeler ; content consultant, Aviva Chomsky, professor of history, Salem State University.

Publication Info. Minneapolis, Minnesota : Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Castro,F WHE    Available
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Description 48 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
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Series Newsmakers
Newsmakers (Core Library (Firm))
Summary In 1959, Fidel Castro took control of the Cuban government and became its new leader. Fidel Castro: Cuban Revolutionary Leader explores the early life of Castro and his rise to power. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.
Contents A hero returns -- Rough-and-tumble childhood -- From exile to victory -- Taking control -- Leading Cuba.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index.
Subject Castro, Fidel, 1926-2016 -- Juvenile literature.
Revolutionaries -- Cuba -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Heads of state -- Cuba -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Dictators -- Cuba -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Cuba -- History -- 1933-1959 -- Juvenile literature.
Cuba -- History -- 1959-1990 -- Juvenile literature.
Cuba -- History -- 1990- -- Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Added Author Chomsky, Aviva, 1957- consultant.
ISBN 9781532111808 (hardcover)
1532111800 (hardcover)

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