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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
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Vaunda Micheaux Nelson ; illustrations by R. Gregory Christie
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Illustrator
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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
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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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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
Dewey number
363.28/2/092
Index
no index present
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860
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 3
  • 8
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Exceptional social studies titles for intermediate grades
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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multicolored
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MWT11374897
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unknown
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1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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9780761357124
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(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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