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The Resource Rifles for Watie, by Harold Keith

Rifles for Watie, by Harold Keith

Label
Rifles for Watie
Title
Rifles for Watie
Statement of responsibility
by Harold Keith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sixteen-year-old Jefferson Davis Bussey cannot wait to join the Army and defend the Union against the dreaded Colonel Watie, but when he is assigned to infiltrate the enemy camp as a spy, he discovers the rebels are boys and men just like him, and he must then decide whether to betray his enemies or join them
Summary
With fighting erupting around his Kansas farm, 16-year-old Jefferson Davis Bussey can hardly wait to join the Union forces. When he infiltrates Colonel Watie's Confederate camp as a spy, he discovers the enemy is much like himself--only fighting for a different cause
Award
Newbery Medal, 1958.
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 1958.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
092875
Cataloging source
ICrlF
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
910
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.K255
LC item number
Ri 1987
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Rifles for Watie, by Harold Keith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [ix])
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
21077613
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
1st Harper Trophy ed.
Extent
xi, 332 pages
Isbn
9780883519349
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780694056132
  • bwi00392873
Label
Rifles for Watie, by Harold Keith
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [ix])
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
21077613
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
1st Harper Trophy ed.
Extent
xi, 332 pages
Isbn
9780883519349
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780694056132
  • bwi00392873

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