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The Resource The boy who became Buffalo Bill : growing up Billy Cody in bleeding Kansas, Andrea Warren

The boy who became Buffalo Bill : growing up Billy Cody in bleeding Kansas, Andrea Warren

Label
The boy who became Buffalo Bill : growing up Billy Cody in bleeding Kansas
Title
The boy who became Buffalo Bill
Title remainder
growing up Billy Cody in bleeding Kansas
Statement of responsibility
Andrea Warren
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores how the man who became the most famous entertainer of his time and a legend of the "Wild West" grew up amid a violent regional conflict that would soon tear apart the nation
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1070 L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
F594.B63
LC item number
W37 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The boy who became Buffalo Bill : growing up Billy Cody in bleeding Kansas, Andrea Warren
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-216) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A note of caution to readers -- Use of terminology in this book -- Prologue, 1894 -- Losing Sam -- On the road to Kansas -- Slavery becomes real -- Billy visits Fort Leavenworth -- Arriving in the promised land -- At home in the valley -- Isaac Cody's bloody trail -- Pro-slave or free state? -- Billy sounds the alarm -- Billy meets the abolitionists -- John Brown's war in Kansas -- Father -- Billy the hero -- Trouble with the Mormons -- Billy and the Indians -- Billy rides the Pony Express -- Bily's volunteer war -- Billy joins the red legs -- Quantrill takes revenge -- Mother -- Private Cody : scout and spy -- A soldier's life -- Becoming Buffalo Bill -- Buffalo Bill's Wild West -- The later life and legacy of the boy from Bleeding Kansas -- More about Buffalo Bill and his times
Control code
ocn911365090
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 241 pages
Isbn
9781477828717
Lccn
2017275002
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781477827185
  • (OCoLC)911365090
Label
The boy who became Buffalo Bill : growing up Billy Cody in bleeding Kansas, Andrea Warren
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-216) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A note of caution to readers -- Use of terminology in this book -- Prologue, 1894 -- Losing Sam -- On the road to Kansas -- Slavery becomes real -- Billy visits Fort Leavenworth -- Arriving in the promised land -- At home in the valley -- Isaac Cody's bloody trail -- Pro-slave or free state? -- Billy sounds the alarm -- Billy meets the abolitionists -- John Brown's war in Kansas -- Father -- Billy the hero -- Trouble with the Mormons -- Billy and the Indians -- Billy rides the Pony Express -- Bily's volunteer war -- Billy joins the red legs -- Quantrill takes revenge -- Mother -- Private Cody : scout and spy -- A soldier's life -- Becoming Buffalo Bill -- Buffalo Bill's Wild West -- The later life and legacy of the boy from Bleeding Kansas -- More about Buffalo Bill and his times
Control code
ocn911365090
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 241 pages
Isbn
9781477828717
Lccn
2017275002
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781477827185
  • (OCoLC)911365090

Library Locations

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      555 Washington Street, Paducah, KY, 42003, US
      37.0841169 -88.5988375
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