Who is the Dalai Lama?
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New York : Penguin Workshop, an imprint of Penguin Random House, [2018].
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108 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
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IL: MG - BL: 6.1 - AR Pts: 1
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Northwest Reno Library - Children's Nonfiction - Biography Shelf
J BIO DALAI LAMA 2018
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Published
New York : Penguin Workshop, an imprint of Penguin Random House, [2018].
Format
Book
Language
English
Accelerated Reader
MG
Level 6.1, 1 Points

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"Get to know the Dalai Lama, Tibet's spiritual leader and one of the most popular world leaders today. Two-year-old Lhamo Thondup never imagined he would be anything other than an ordinary child, but after undergoing a series of tests, he was proclaimed the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet. By age 15, he found himself the undisputed leader of six million people who were facing the threat of a full-scale war from the Chinese. After the defeat of the Tibetan national uprising in 1959, the Dalai Lama had to flee Tibet and went into exile in India. For nearly 50 years, he has aimed to establish Tibet as a self-governing, democratic state. In 1989, he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his nonviolent efforts for the liberation of Tibet and his concern for global environmental problems. As the spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhism, the Dalai Lama continues to spend his life working to benefit humanity and preserving Tibetan culture"--,Provided by publisher.
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Ages 8-12.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Rau, D. M., Putra, D. (., & Harrison, N. (2018). Who is the Dalai Lama? . Penguin Workshop, an imprint of Penguin Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Rau, Dana Meachen, 1971-, Dede (Illustrator), Putra and Nancy Harrison. 2018. Who Is the Dalai Lama?. Penguin Workshop, an imprint of Penguin Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Rau, Dana Meachen, 1971-, Dede (Illustrator), Putra and Nancy Harrison. Who Is the Dalai Lama? Penguin Workshop, an imprint of Penguin Random House, 2018.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Rau, Dana Meachen, Dede (Illustrator) Putra, and Nancy Harrison. Who Is the Dalai Lama? Penguin Workshop, an imprint of Penguin Random House, 2018.

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