The Resource Bass Reeves : Tales of the Talented Tenth, words and pictures, Joel Christian Gill

Bass Reeves : Tales of the Talented Tenth, words and pictures, Joel Christian Gill

Label
Bass Reeves : Tales of the Talented Tenth
Title
Bass Reeves : Tales of the Talented Tenth
Statement of responsibility
words and pictures, Joel Christian Gill
Title variation
Tales of the Talented Tenth
Title variation remainder
The true story of Bass Reeves, the most sucessful lawman in the Old West!
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Bass Reeves : Tales of the Talented Tenth tells the story of Bass Reeves, an escaped slave who became one of the most successful lawman of the Old West and the rumored inspiration for The Lone Ranger. Volume I chronicles his life from winning shooting matches in early childhood to traveling with his master, living with Native Americans in Indian Territory, and finally becoming a Deputy US Marshal. The Tales of the Talented Tenth series will feature stories about Black history in action. Joel Christian Gill is the chairman, CEO, president, director of development, majority and minority stock holder, manager, co-manager, regional manager, assistant to the regional manager, receptionist, senior Black correspondent, and janitor of Strange Fruit Comics. In his spare time he is the chair of foundations at the New Hampshire Institute of Art and member of The Boston Comics Roundtable"--
  • "This is the first volume of a new series of graphic novels featuring notable and iconic African Americans. Each volume will focus on the individual, and will also include a discussion of the larger community to which the individual belonged and the historical relevance of the individual"--
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Assigning source
  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gill, Joel Christian
Dewey number
  • 976.6/503/092
  • B
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F697.R44
LC item number
G55 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
Series statement
Tales of the talented tenth
Series volume
no. 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reeves, Bass
  • Reeves, Bass
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Unites States marshals
  • African American police
  • Outlaws
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Indian Territory
  • Reeves, Bass
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Fugitive slaves
  • United States marshals
  • African American police
  • Outlaws
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Indian Territory
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS / Nonfiction
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels / History
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Law Enforcement
  • HISTORY / United States / 19th Century
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Bass Reeves : Tales of the Talented Tenth, words and pictures, Joel Christian Gill
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Black history in action. The true story of Bass Reeves, the most successful lawman in the Old West! True adventures of amazing African Americans"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 124)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn870289325
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
126 pages
Isbn
9781938486630
Lccn
2014029437
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
Stock number
1381625
System control number
  • (OCoLC)870289325
  • (Sirsi) a1780198
Label
Bass Reeves : Tales of the Talented Tenth, words and pictures, Joel Christian Gill
Publication
Note
"Black history in action. The true story of Bass Reeves, the most successful lawman in the Old West! True adventures of amazing African Americans"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 124)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn870289325
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
126 pages
Isbn
9781938486630
Lccn
2014029437
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
Stock number
1381625
System control number
  • (OCoLC)870289325
  • (Sirsi) a1780198

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