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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

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

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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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Language
eng
Summary
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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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
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DLC
Dewey number
  • 363.282092
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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860
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 3
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Exceptional social studies titles for intermediate grades
Target audience
pre adolescent
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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
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
191317772
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780822567646
Lccn
2008001188
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)191317772
Label
Bad news for outlaws : the remarkable life of Bass Reeves, deputy U.S. marshal, Vaunda Micheaux Nelson ; illustrations by R. Gregory Christie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
191317772
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780822567646
Lccn
2008001188
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)191317772

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