The Resource Bad news for outlaws : the remarkable life of Bass Reeves, deputy U.S. marshal, Vaunda Micheaux Nelson ; illustrations by R. Gregory Christie, (electronic resource)

Bad news for outlaws : the remarkable life of Bass Reeves, deputy U.S. marshal, Vaunda Micheaux Nelson ; illustrations by R. Gregory Christie, (electronic resource)

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Bad news for outlaws : the remarkable life of Bass Reeves, deputy U.S. marshal
Title
Bad news for outlaws
Title remainder
the remarkable life of Bass Reeves, deputy U.S. marshal
Statement of responsibility
Vaunda Micheaux Nelson ; illustrations by R. Gregory Christie
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bass Reeves was a fearless, larger than life lawman. Outlaws feared him and good citizens respected him. He achieved all this in spite of whites who didn't like the notion of a black officer
Member of
Summary
Vaunda Micheaux Nelson received the Coretta Scott King Award for her children's book Almost to Freedom. Here she relays the extraordinary story of Bass Reeves, a lawman in the Old West who escaped slavery to become one of the most successful U.S. Marshals in history
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Writing style
Award
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Author Category, 2010.
  • Prairie Pasque Children's Book Award (South Dakota), 2012.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2010.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2010
Biography type
individual biography
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294669
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Nelson, Vaunda Micheaux
Dewey number
363.28/2/092
Index
no index present
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860
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 8
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1971-
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  • Christie, R. Gregory
  • hoopla digital
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True
Series statement
Exceptional social studies titles for intermediate grades
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  • United States marshals
  • United States marshals
  • African Americans
  • Freedmen
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Outlaws
  • Outlaws
  • Indian Territory
  • Oklahoma
Target audience
juvenile
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the remarkable life of Bass Reeves, deputy U.S. Marshal
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Bad news for outlaws : the remarkable life of Bass Reeves, deputy U.S. marshal, Vaunda Micheaux Nelson ; illustrations by R. Gregory Christie, (electronic resource)
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Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11374897
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780761357124
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11374897
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Bad news for outlaws : the remarkable life of Bass Reeves, deputy U.S. marshal, Vaunda Micheaux Nelson ; illustrations by R. Gregory Christie, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11374897
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780761357124
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11374897
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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