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From slave to superstar of the Wild West : the awesome story of Jim Beckwourth

Author: Tom DeMund
Publisher: Sausalito, Calif. : Legends of the West Pub. Co., ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a comprehensive biography of former slave and western pioneer Jim Beckwourth, whose white father freed him when he was nine and sent him to school; and follows his journeys out west.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: James Pierson Beckwourth; James Pierson Beckwourth; James Pierson Beckwourth
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tom DeMund
ISBN: 9780978690403 0978690400
OCLC Number: 145623918
Description: 154 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 27 cm
Responsibility: Tom DeMund.
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Presents a comprehensive biography of former slave and western pioneer Jim Beckwourth, whose white father freed him when he was nine and sent him to school; and follows his journeys out west.

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