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In this rousing account of the first true cowboys, Newbery Medalist Freedman brings to life the days when the vaqueros rounded up cattle, brought down steers, and tamed wild broncos. Lushly illustrated with beautiful period paintings and drawings.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780547133652
ISBN-10: 0547133650
Format: Paperback
(239mm x 236mm x 8mm)
Pages: 70
Imprint: Houghton Mifflin
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
Publish Date: 15-Oct-2001
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Russell Freedman

Russell Freedman received the Newbery Medal for LINCOLN: A PHOTOBIOGRAPHY. He is also the recipient of three Newbery Honors, the Sibert Medal, and the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, and was selected to give the 2006 May Hill Arbuthnot Honor Lecture. Mr. Freedman lives in New York City.

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