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GN J 978.02 S
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59 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 26 cm.
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""Black Heroes of the Wild West" celebrates the extraordinary true tales of three black historical figures in the Old West: Mary "Stagecoach" Fields, a cardplaying coach driver; Bass Reeves, the first black Deputy S Marshall west of the Mississippi; and Bob Lemmons, a cowboy famous for his ability to tame mustangs"-- Provided by publisher.
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Mouly, Fran├žoise.
Nelson, Kadir.
Reynoso, Frank.
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9781943145515 (hardcover)
1943145512 (hardcover)
9781943145522 (pbk.)
1943145520 (pbk.)
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GN J B REEVES
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126 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm.
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"Black history in action. The true story of Bass Reeves, the most successful lawman in the Old West! True adventures of amazing African Americans"--Cover.
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"Bass Reeves : Tales of the Talented Tenth tells the story of Bass Reeves, an escaped slave who became one of the most successful lawman of the Old West and the rumored inspiration for The Lone Ranger. Volume I chronicles his life from winning shooting matches in early childhood to traveling with his master, living with Native Americans in Indian Territory, and finally becoming a Deputy US Marshal. The Tales of the Talented Tenth series will feature stories about Black history in action. Joel Christian Gill is the chairman, CEO, president, director of development, majority and minority stock holder, manager, co-manager, regional manager, assistant to the regional manager, receptionist, senior Black correspondent, and janitor of Strange Fruit Comics. In his spare time he is the chair of foundations at the New Hampshire Institute of Art and member of The Boston Comics Roundtable"-- Provided by publisher.
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ISBN/ISSN
9781938486630 (paperback)
1938486633 (paperback)
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GN YA 973.0496 G
Descript.
172 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 168-169).
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"Strange Fruit, Volume I, Uncelebrated narratives from Black history is a collection of stories from African American history that exemplifies success in the face of great adversity. This unique graphic anthology offers historical and cultural commentary on nine uncelebrated heroes whose stories are not often found in history books. Among the stories included are: Henry 'Box' Brown, who escaped from slavery by mailing himself to Philadelphia; Alexander Crummel and the Noyes Academy, the first integrated school in America, established in the 1830s; Marshall 'Major' Taylor, a.k.a. the Black Cyclone, the first Black champion in any sport; and Bass Reeves, the most successful lawman in the Old West. Written and illustrated by Joel Christian Gill, the diverse art beautifully captures the spirit of each remarkable individual and opens a window into an important part of American history"-- Provided by publisher.
Audience
Age 12 to 18.
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ISBN/ISSN
9781938486296 (paperback)
1938486293 (paperback)
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