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A cowboy's life, Vic Kovacs

Label
A cowboy's life
Title
A cowboy's life
Statement of responsibility
Vic Kovacs
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Readers recognize the cowboy as a symbol of the Wild West, but this book illustrates what life was like for real cowboys. Readers will learn about the Spanish origins of cowboys, as well as the rise of America's cattle industry. This book also describes cattle drives and the famous trails ridden by real cowboys. Vivid visuals are paired with engaging text to deliver an adventurous reading experience. This high-interest book is supplemented by sidebars and 'Truth or Myth?' fact boxes to deepen the reader's understanding of this iconic figure in the Wild West"--Provided by the publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
978/.02
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1090L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
F596
LC item number
.K67 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.2
Series statement
The true history of the wild west
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A cowboy's life, Vic Kovacs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is a cowboy? -- Spanish origins -- The rise of the cattle industry -- Cattle drives -- Bygone era
Control code
ocn921192462
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781499411904
Lccn
2015509051
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1412522
  • (Sirsi) a1412522
  • (Sirsi) a1412522
  • (OCoLC)921192462
  • (Sirsi)a1412522
Label
A cowboy's life, Vic Kovacs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is a cowboy? -- Spanish origins -- The rise of the cattle industry -- Cattle drives -- Bygone era
Control code
ocn921192462
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781499411904
Lccn
2015509051
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1412522
  • (Sirsi) a1412522
  • (Sirsi) a1412522
  • (OCoLC)921192462
  • (Sirsi)a1412522

Library Locations

    • Matteson Public LibraryBorrow it
      801 South School Avenue, Matteson, IL, 60443, US
      41.5127986 -87.7251478
    • Worth Public Library DistrictBorrow it
      6917 West 111th Street, Worth, IL, 60482, US
      41.6896879 -87.792294
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