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Dear America: The journal of Joshua Loper : a Black cowboy

Author: Walter Dean Myers
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Dean Myers
ISBN: 0590026917 9780590026918
OCLC Number: 608812825
Notes: "Joshua Loper is a fictional character created by the author"--Title page verso.
Includes one fold-out map of the Chisholm trail across Texas, Oklahoma, and Kansas in 1871 in back of book.
Description: 158 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Walter Dean Myers.

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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.

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