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The Resource Portraits of Hispanic American heroes, by Juan Felipe Herrera ; paintings by Raul Colon

Portraits of Hispanic American heroes, by Juan Felipe Herrera ; paintings by Raul Colon

Label
Portraits of Hispanic American heroes
Title
Portraits of Hispanic American heroes
Statement of responsibility
by Juan Felipe Herrera ; paintings by Raul Colon
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "An inspiring tribute to Hispanic Americans who have made a positive impact on the world. This visually stunning book showcases twenty Hispanic and Latino American men and women who have made outstanding contributions to the arts, politics, science, humanitarianism, and athletics. Gorgeous portraits complement sparkling biographies of Cesar Chavez, Sonia Sotomayor, Ellen Ochoa, Roberto Clemente, and many more. Complete with timelines and famous quotes, this tome is a magnificent homage to those who have shaped our nation. In this volume: Adelina Otero-Warren, Bernardo de Galvez, Cesar Chavez, David Farragut, Dennis Chavez, Desi Arnaz, Dolores Huerta, Ellen Ochoa, Helen Rodriguez Trias, Hero Street USA, Ignacio Lozano, Jaime Escalante, Joan Baez, Judy Baca, Julia de Burgos, Luis Alvarez, Rita Moreno, Roberte Clemente, Sonia Sotomayor, and Tomas Rivera"--
  • "Twenty Hispanic American artists, scientists, athletes, activists and political leaders are profiled in this stunning picture book, complete with inspirational quotes and distinctive expressionist portraits"--
Summary
"Twenty Hispanic American artists, scientists, athletes, activists and political leaders are profiled in this stunning picture book, complete with inspirational quotes and distinctive expressionist portraits"--
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2015
Assigning source
  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10356398
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 920.009268
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Middle School
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
Reading level
7.7.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Portraits of Hispanic American heroes, by Juan Felipe Herrera ; paintings by Raul Colon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 92-96)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Bernardo de Gálvez -- David Glasgow Farragut -- Adelina Otero-Warren -- Ignacio E. Lozano -- Dennis "Dionisio" Chavez -- Luis W. Alvarez -- Julia de Burgos -- Desi Arnaz -- César Estrada Chávez -- Helen Rodriguez-Trias -- Dolores Huerra -- Jaime Alfonso Escalante -- Rita Moreno -- Roberto Clemente -- Tomás Rivera -- Joan Baez -- Judith F. Baca -- Sonia Sotomayor -- Ellen Ochoa -- Hero Street U.S.A. -- Sestina for Victoria Leigh Soto
Control code
861069020
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9780803738096
Lccn
2013044661
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)861069020
Label
Portraits of Hispanic American heroes, by Juan Felipe Herrera ; paintings by Raul Colon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 92-96)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Bernardo de Gálvez -- David Glasgow Farragut -- Adelina Otero-Warren -- Ignacio E. Lozano -- Dennis "Dionisio" Chavez -- Luis W. Alvarez -- Julia de Burgos -- Desi Arnaz -- César Estrada Chávez -- Helen Rodriguez-Trias -- Dolores Huerra -- Jaime Alfonso Escalante -- Rita Moreno -- Roberto Clemente -- Tomás Rivera -- Joan Baez -- Judith F. Baca -- Sonia Sotomayor -- Ellen Ochoa -- Hero Street U.S.A. -- Sestina for Victoria Leigh Soto
Control code
861069020
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9780803738096
Lccn
2013044661
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)861069020

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