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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
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
Awards note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection
  • Coretta Scott King Author Award, 2010.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nelson, Vaunda Micheaux
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 8-12
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Christie, R. Gregory
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reeves, Bass
  • United States marshals
  • United States marshals
  • African Americans
  • Freedmen
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Outlaws
  • Outlaws
  • Coretta Scott King Award
  • Historical fiction
  • Indian Territory
  • 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
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780822567646
Isbn Type
(reinforced)
Lccn
2008001188
Other physical details
col. ill.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1299467
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn191317772
  • (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
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780822567646
Isbn Type
(reinforced)
Lccn
2008001188
Other physical details
col. ill.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1299467
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn191317772
  • (OCoLC)191317772

Library Locations

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