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The Resource In the days of the vaqueros : America's first true cowboys, by Russell Freedman

In the days of the vaqueros : America's first true cowboys, by Russell Freedman

Label
In the days of the vaqueros : America's first true cowboys
Title
In the days of the vaqueros
Title remainder
America's first true cowboys
Statement of responsibility
by Russell Freedman
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the history of the vaqueros in the Spanish New World who mastered the art of cow herding and taught it to the inexperienced settlers of the American West three hundred years later
Awards note
  • Américas Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature Award. Honor (2001).
  • NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People: History, Life, Culture in the Americas (2002).
  • Spur Award for Best Juvenile Western Winner: Nonfiction (2002).
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
636.2/13/09236872073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F790.M5
LC item number
F74 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
In the days of the vaqueros : America's first true cowboys, by Russell Freedman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 61-62) and index
Contents
First of their kind -- Rodeo -- Haciendas and ranchos -- Tools of the trade -- Contests and games -- Vaqueros, buckaroos, and cowboys -- Last of the vaqueros
Control code
46321077
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
70 pages
Isbn
9780395967881
Lccn
2001017357
Note
  • Library{u2019}s copy 3 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Gift of Marc Simmons, 2017 (Access. No. 2017-015). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)46321077
Label
In the days of the vaqueros : America's first true cowboys, by Russell Freedman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 61-62) and index
Contents
First of their kind -- Rodeo -- Haciendas and ranchos -- Tools of the trade -- Contests and games -- Vaqueros, buckaroos, and cowboys -- Last of the vaqueros
Control code
46321077
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
70 pages
Isbn
9780395967881
Lccn
2001017357
Note
  • Library{u2019}s copy 3 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Gift of Marc Simmons, 2017 (Access. No. 2017-015). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)46321077

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