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The Resource The queen of Katwe : a story of life, chess, and one extraordinary girl's dream of becoming a grandmaster, Tim Crothers

The queen of Katwe : a story of life, chess, and one extraordinary girl's dream of becoming a grandmaster, Tim Crothers

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The queen of Katwe : a story of life, chess, and one extraordinary girl's dream of becoming a grandmaster
Title
The queen of Katwe
Title remainder
a story of life, chess, and one extraordinary girl's dream of becoming a grandmaster
Statement of responsibility
Tim Crothers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the story of an Ugandan teen who was introduced to chess by a missionary mentor and struggled to overcome formidable levels of poverty to become her country's national champion
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
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Crothers, Tim
Dewey number
794.1092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Mutesi, Phiona
  • Women chess players
Label
The queen of Katwe : a story of life, chess, and one extraordinary girl's dream of becoming a grandmaster, Tim Crothers
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
BK0010855692
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
232 p.
Isbn
9781451657814
Lccn
2012028944
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The queen of Katwe : a story of life, chess, and one extraordinary girl's dream of becoming a grandmaster, Tim Crothers
Publication
Control code
BK0010855692
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
232 p.
Isbn
9781451657814
Lccn
2012028944
Other physical details
ill.

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