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The Resource In the days of the vaqueros : America's first true cowboys, by Russell Freedman

In the days of the vaqueros : America's first true cowboys, by Russell Freedman

Label
In the days of the vaqueros : America's first true cowboys
Title
In the days of the vaqueros
Title remainder
America's first true cowboys
Statement of responsibility
by Russell Freedman
Title variation
In the days of the vaqueros
Title variation remainder
Americas first true cowboys
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Introduces the Mexican ranch hands who developed the necessary skills for herding cattle and who instructed the inexperienced cowboys of the American West in their ways
Writing style
Award
  • Spur Award for Juvenile Nonfiction, 2002.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2002
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2001
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
178808
Cataloging source
DLC
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Freedman, Russell
Dewey number
636.21309236872073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1180
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mexican American cowboys
  • Ranch life
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Cowboys
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Southwest, New
  • Southwest, New
  • Mexico
  • Southwest, New
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
America's first true cowboys
Label
In the days of the vaqueros : America's first true cowboys, by Russell Freedman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 61-62)
Contents
The first of their kind -- Rodeo -- Haciendas and ranchos -- Tools of the trade -- Contests and games -- Vaqueros, buckaroos, and cowboys -- The last of the vaqueros
Control code
ocm46321077
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
70 p.
Isbn
9780395967881
Lccn
2001017357
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(Sirsi) ADD-3046
Label
In the days of the vaqueros : America's first true cowboys, by Russell Freedman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 61-62)
Contents
The first of their kind -- Rodeo -- Haciendas and ranchos -- Tools of the trade -- Contests and games -- Vaqueros, buckaroos, and cowboys -- The last of the vaqueros
Control code
ocm46321077
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
70 p.
Isbn
9780395967881
Lccn
2001017357
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(Sirsi) ADD-3046

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