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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

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
Member of
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
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nelson, Vaunda Micheaux
Dewey number
363.28/2/092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 8-12
Interest level
  • MG
  • 3-5
  • MG
LC call number
F697.R44
LC item number
N45 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
B Reeves Nel
Reading level
  • 5.2
  • 5.6.
  • 5.6
  • 5.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Christie, R. Gregory
  • OverDrive, Inc
Series statement
Coretta Scott King Award: 2010 author
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
  • Reading Counts!
  • Reading Counts RC
  • Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reeves, Bass
  • Reeves, Bass
  • Reeves, Bass
  • Reeves, Bass
  • United States marshals
  • United States marshals
  • African Americans
  • Freedmen
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Outlaws
  • Outlaws
  • United States marshals
  • United States marshals
  • African Americans
  • Freedmen
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Outlaws
  • Outlaws
  • African Americans
  • Freedmen
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Outlaws
  • United States marshals
  • Indian Territory
  • Oklahoma
  • Indian Territory
  • Oklahoma
  • Oklahoma
  • Oklahoma
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Bad news for outlaws : the remarkable life of Bass Reeves, deputy U.S. marshal, Vaunda Micheaux Nelson ; illustrations by R. Gregory Christie
Link
Instantiates
Publication
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
Contents
Cover -- Front Flap -- Title Page -- Copyright Info -- Western Words -- Timeline/Further Reading And Websites -- More About Judge Isaac C. Parker/More About Indian Territory -- About The Research/Selected Bibliography -- Author's Note Finding Bass -- Back Flap -- Back Cover
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781467767149
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
color illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
898ec13d-aad8-404b-8669-032834a67be4
Publisher number
MWT11374897
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)704413606
  • (OCoLC)ocn704413606
Label
Bad news for outlaws : the remarkable life of Bass Reeves, deputy U.S. marshal, Vaunda Micheaux Nelson ; illustrations by R. Gregory Christie
Link
Publication
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
Contents
Cover -- Front Flap -- Title Page -- Copyright Info -- Western Words -- Timeline/Further Reading And Websites -- More About Judge Isaac C. Parker/More About Indian Territory -- About The Research/Selected Bibliography -- Author's Note Finding Bass -- Back Flap -- Back Cover
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781467767149
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
color illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
898ec13d-aad8-404b-8669-032834a67be4
Publisher number
MWT11374897
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)704413606
  • (OCoLC)ocn704413606

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