The Resource Who was Che Guevara?, by Ellen Labrecque ; illustrated by Jerry Hoare

Who was Che Guevara?, by Ellen Labrecque ; illustrated by Jerry Hoare

Label
Who was Che Guevara?
Title
Who was Che Guevara?
Statement of responsibility
by Ellen Labrecque ; illustrated by Jerry Hoare
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Viva la revolucion! Find out how Che Guevara--a doctor turned communist leader and much more than a face on a T-shirt--ended up paying the ultimate price for his cause. His very image has become associated with a spirit of rebellion, but Ernesto Guevara--known around the world simply as Che--didn't dream of becoming a revolutionary. Author Ellen Labrecque takes readers on a journey through Che's life starting with his childhood in Argentina, to his travels through South and Central America as a young physician, and ending with his final years as a key player in the Cuban revolution. His legacy--as the author of The Motorcycle Diaries, a champion of the poor, and a force for change in Cuba--is both personal and political
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Labrecque, Ellen
Dewey number
  • 980.03/5092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 8-12
LC call number
F2849.22.G85
LC item number
L33 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hoare, Jerry
Series statement
Who was ...?
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Guevara, Che
  • Guevara, Che
  • Revolutionaries
  • Guerrillas
  • Revolutionaries
  • Guerrillas
  • Latin America
  • Cuba
  • Cuba
  • Argentina
  • Latin America
  • Cuba
  • Cuba
  • Argentina
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Who was Che Guevara?, by Ellen Labrecque ; illustrated by Jerry Hoare
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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 Che Guevara? -- A brave boy -- Finding his way -- The adventure begins -- The Motorcycle Diaries -- The journey continues -- A doctor at last -- Mexico -- The Cuban Revolution -- Attack, retreat, repeat -- A Cuban leader -- A revolutionary once more -- Where in the world is Che? -- The man, the myth, the legend -- Timelines
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
108 pages
Isbn
9780399544019
Lccn
2019012006
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
2019012006
Label
Who was Che Guevara?, by Ellen Labrecque ; illustrated by Jerry Hoare
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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 Che Guevara? -- A brave boy -- Finding his way -- The adventure begins -- The Motorcycle Diaries -- The journey continues -- A doctor at last -- Mexico -- The Cuban Revolution -- Attack, retreat, repeat -- A Cuban leader -- A revolutionary once more -- Where in the world is Che? -- The man, the myth, the legend -- Timelines
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
108 pages
Isbn
9780399544019
Lccn
2019012006
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
2019012006

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