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The Resource My first life : conversations with Ignacio Ramonet, Hugo Ch?vez ; translated by Ann Wright

My first life : conversations with Ignacio Ramonet, Hugo Ch?vez ; translated by Ann Wright

Label
My first life : conversations with Ignacio Ramonet
Title
My first life
Title remainder
conversations with Ignacio Ramonet
Statement of responsibility
Hugo Ch?vez ; translated by Ann Wright
Creator
Contributor
Interviewee
Interviewer
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"One of the most important Latin American leaders of the twenty-first century, Hugo Ch?vez was a military officer who became a left-wing revolutionary. This book tells the story of his life until the moment he was elected President in 1998. His energy and charisma shine throughout the riveting and historically important story of his early years, describing how he slowly uncovered the reality of his country--hugely unequal, with the majority of its citizens living in indescribably impoverished conditions--and decided that he had to do something about it. Among other things, it is a fascinating account of his long-planned military conspiracy--the most significant in the history of Venezuela and perhaps of Latin America--that led up to his unsuccessful coup of 1992, and eventually to his popular electoral victory in 1998"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ch?vez Fr?as, Hugo
Dewey number
  • 987.06/42092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
F2329.22.C54
LC item number
A5 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ramonet, Ignacio
  • Wright, Ann
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ch?vez Fr?as, Hugo
  • Presidents
  • Presidents
  • Venezuela
Target audience
adult
Label
My first life : conversations with Ignacio Ramonet, Hugo Ch?vez ; translated by Ann Wright
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 490)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
English-language edition.
Extent
lii, 490 pages
Isbn
9781784783839
Lccn
2016011444
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn956957526
  • (Sirsi) o956957526
  • (OCoLC)956957526
Label
My first life : conversations with Ignacio Ramonet, Hugo Ch?vez ; translated by Ann Wright
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 490)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
English-language edition.
Extent
lii, 490 pages
Isbn
9781784783839
Lccn
2016011444
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn956957526
  • (Sirsi) o956957526
  • (OCoLC)956957526

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