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Bandits and outlaws

Author: Stewart Ross
Publisher: London : Aladdin/Watts, 1995.
Series: Fact or fiction.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines a number of noted outlaws in history, including Robin Hood, Jesse James, and Bonnie and Clyde, and contrasts their actual lives and deeds with their portrayal by writers and film makers. Suggested level: primary, intermediate.
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Genre/Form: Children's nonfiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stewart Ross
ISBN: 0749620056 9780749620059 0749626771 9780749626778
OCLC Number: 33837428
Description: 48 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps, portraits ; 30 cm.
Contents: Classical bandits --
Bandit gangs of ancient China --
Outlaws of the Marsh --
Ali Baba and the forty thieves --
Indian Thugs --
Medieval Europe and banditry --
Robin Hood --
Punishment and law --
Poet bandits, or Kleptes --
Highwaymen --
Dick Turpin --
Rob Roy --
Smugglers --
Daniel Chater --
Wreckers --
The Wild West --
Jesse James --
Australia's bushrangers --
Ned Kelly --
Guerillas.
Series Title: Fact or fiction.
Responsibility: written by Stewart Ross ; illustrated by McRae Books, Italy.

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Examines a number of noted outlaws in history, including Robin Hood, Jesse James, and Bonnie and Clyde, and contrasts their actual lives and deeds with their portrayal by writers and film makers. Suggested level: primary, intermediate.

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