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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)

Label
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
  • Outlaws feared him. Law-abiding citizens respected him. Bass always got his man, dead or alive. He achieved all this in spite of whites who didn't like the notion of a black lawman. The true story of former slave Bass Reeves, is the story of a remarkable African American hero of the Old West
  • This biography profiles the life of Bass Reeves, a former slave who was recruited as a deputy United States Marshal in the area that was to become Oklahoma
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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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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
Awards note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection.
  • Coretta Scott King Award, author, 2010.
  • ALA Notable book, 2010.
  • Carter G. Woodson Honor Book, 2010.
  • Golden Kite Honor, 2010.
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2010.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
294669
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
363.28/2/092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 8-12
Interest level
MG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
860
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 8
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Reading level
5.2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Exceptional social studies titles for intermediate grades
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the remarkable life of Bass Reeves, deputy U.S. Marshal
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
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=898EC13D-AAD8-404B-8669-032834A67BE4
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes timeline, list of western vocabulary words, and articles on Judge Isaac C. Parker and the Indian territory that gained statehood as Oklahoma
  • Reading level: age 8, 9, 10, 11, and 12
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn704413606
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780761357124
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
color illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
898EC13D-AAD8-404B-8669-032834A67BE4
System control number
(OCoLC)704413606
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
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=898EC13D-AAD8-404B-8669-032834A67BE4
Publication
Note
  • Includes timeline, list of western vocabulary words, and articles on Judge Isaac C. Parker and the Indian territory that gained statehood as Oklahoma
  • Reading level: age 8, 9, 10, 11, and 12
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn704413606
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780761357124
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
color illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
898EC13D-AAD8-404B-8669-032834A67BE4
System control number
(OCoLC)704413606

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