Contributor biographical information for Best shot in the West : the adventures of Nat Love / by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack, Jr. ; illustrated by Randy DuBurke.


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0811857499 03 02 0811857492 03 9780811857499 15 9780811857499 14 09780811857499 01 BB <b202>01</b202> <b203>Best Shot in the West</b203> <b029>The Adventures of Nat Love</b029> A01 McKissack, Patricia C. A01 McKissack, Frederick L. A12 Duburke, Randy 01 eng JUV008000 03 11 03 8 04 17 18 03 13 04 99 01 From acclaimed authors Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack Jr. comes a thrilling biography of an unforgettable man told in compelling graphic novel form. Born into slavery in 1854, Nat Love, also known as Deadwood Dick, grew up to become the most famous African-American cowboy in the Old West. A contemporary and acquaintance of Bat Masterson and Billy the Kid, Nat was widely known as an expert roper and driver, a crack shot, and a real Wild West character. Featuring lively full-color artwork by Randy DuBurke, Best Shot in the West is an exhilarating mix of high-interest historical fiction and nonstop adventure.]]


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Love, Nat, -- 1854-1921 -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile literature.
African American cowboys -- West (U.S.) -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile literature.
Cowboys -- West (U.S.) -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile literature.
Love, Nat, -- 1854-1921 -- Cartoons and comics.
African American cowboys -- West (U.S.) -- Cartoons and comics.
Cowboys -- West (U.S.) -- Cartoons and comics.
African Americans -- West (U.S.) -- Biography -- Cartoons and comics.