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The journal of Joshua Loper : a Black cowboy

Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-

New York : Scholastic, c1999.

158 p. : ill., map ; 20 cm.

In 1871 Joshua Loper, a sixteen-year-old black cowboy, records in his journal his experiences while making his first cattle drive under an unsympathetic trail boss.

Reading Level: 6.4

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1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

0590026917

LC Call No:

PZ7.M992 Jo 1999

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 21

Author:

Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-

Title:

The journal of Joshua Loper : a Black cowboy / by Walter Dean Myers.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : Scholastic, c1999.

Physical:

158 p. : ill., map ; 20 cm.

Series:

My name is America

Series:

Dear America

Notes:

"A Dear America book"--Cover.

Summary:

In 1871 Joshua Loper, a sixteen-year-old black cowboy, records in his journal his experiences while making his first cattle drive under an unsympathetic trail boss.

Subject:

Cattle drives--Fiction.

Subject:

Cowhands--Fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction.

Subject:

Diaries--Fiction.

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    $c Date of publication, dist, etc  c1999.
300 Physical Desc   $a Extent  158 p. :
    $b Other physical details  ill., map ;
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440 Series Title $a Title  My name is America
440 Series Title $a Title  Dear America
500 General Note   $a General note  "A Dear America book"--Cover.
520 Summary   $a Summary, etc. note  In 1871 Joshua Loper, a sixteen-year-old black cowboy, records in his journal his experiences while making his first cattle drive under an unsympathetic trail boss.
650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Cattle drives
    $x General subdivision  Fiction.
650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Cowhands
    $x General subdivision  Fiction.
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    $x General subdivision  Fiction.
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    $x General subdivision  Fiction.
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    $b   5-8
    $d   01/03/01
    $s   Wilson's Children, June 2000
    $s   School Library Journal, April 1999
    $s   Booklist, February 1999
    $v   FLR
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