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José! : born to dance : the story of José Limón

Author: Susanna Reich; Raúl Colón
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1908 a baby boy was born in Culiacan, Mexico, kicking like a roped steer. BAM! BAM! BAM! His name was Jose Limon. Though he and his family fled civil war in their homeland by escaping to the United States when Jose was just seven years old, he would never forget the sounds and movements of his birthplace. Then Jose followed his heart to New York City. He fell in love with the shimmering city that towered above  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Reich, Susanna.
José!
New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, c2005
(OCoLC)698017576
Named Person: José Limón
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susanna Reich; Raúl Colón
ISBN: 0689865767 9780689865763
OCLC Number: 54696440
Notes: "A Paula Wiseman book."
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Responsibility: Susanna Reich ; illustrated by Raúl Colón.
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An award-winning author and an acclaimed illustrator tell the story of Jos Limon, who was born in a Mexican village in 1908, followed his heart to New York City, and changed the world of dance as one  Read more...

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