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The Resource Leopold II : butcher of the Congo, Tod Olson

Leopold II : butcher of the Congo, Tod Olson

Label
Leopold II : butcher of the Congo
Title
Leopold II
Title remainder
butcher of the Congo
Statement of responsibility
Tod Olson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of Leopold II, King of the Belgians, who claimed he was helping the people in a colony of Africa along the Congo River, but was really found to be promoting slavery and other ills
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Olson, Tod
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
750
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A wicked history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Léopold
  • Léopold
  • Kings and rulers
  • Congo (Democratic Republic)
  • Belgium
  • Belgium
  • Congo (Democratic Republic)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Leopold II : butcher of the Congo, Tod Olson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 125) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
World of Leopold II -- Wicked web -- Introduction -- Colony for a king -- Growing up royal -- Out of town -- King of the Belgians -- Into Africa -- Mr. Stanley, I presume -- Race for the Congo -- Secret of the Congo -- King of the Congo -- Slave state -- Rubber is king -- Voices in the wilderness -- Fall of a king -- Awakening -- Casement report -- Losing battle -- End of the king sovereign -- Wicked? -- Timeline of terror -- Glossary -- Find out more -- Index -- Author's note and bibliography
Control code
ocn170057722
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9780531185520
Lccn
2007034951
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
Leopold II : butcher of the Congo, Tod Olson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 125) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
World of Leopold II -- Wicked web -- Introduction -- Colony for a king -- Growing up royal -- Out of town -- King of the Belgians -- Into Africa -- Mr. Stanley, I presume -- Race for the Congo -- Secret of the Congo -- King of the Congo -- Slave state -- Rubber is king -- Voices in the wilderness -- Fall of a king -- Awakening -- Casement report -- Losing battle -- End of the king sovereign -- Wicked? -- Timeline of terror -- Glossary -- Find out more -- Index -- Author's note and bibliography
Control code
ocn170057722
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9780531185520
Lccn
2007034951
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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