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The Resource A boy named Beckoning : the true story of Dr. Carlos Montezuma, Native American hero, adapted and illustrated by Gina Capaldi

A boy named Beckoning : the true story of Dr. Carlos Montezuma, Native American hero, adapted and illustrated by Gina Capaldi

Label
A boy named Beckoning : the true story of Dr. Carlos Montezuma, Native American hero
Title
A boy named Beckoning
Title remainder
the true story of Dr. Carlos Montezuma, Native American hero
Statement of responsibility
adapted and illustrated by Gina Capaldi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This story reveals the life of a Native American boy named Wassaja, who was kidnapped from his tribe and sold as a slave. Adopted and renamed Carlos Montezuma, the young boy traveled throughout the Old West, bearing witness to the poor treatment of Native Americans. Carlos eventually became a doctor and leader for his people
Awards note
Booklist Starred Review (15 March 2008); School Library Journal Starred Review (March 2008); A Junior Library Guild Selection.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
970.004/97
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
"Ages 8-12"--Inside front dust-jacket
LC call number
E99.Y5
LC item number
M65325 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A boy named Beckoning : the true story of Dr. Carlos Montezuma, Native American hero, adapted and illustrated by Gina Capaldi
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Illustrations on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31-32)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780822576440
Isbn Type
(reinforced)
Lccn
2007021745
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
col. ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn141187868
  • (OCoLC)ocn378329758
Label
A boy named Beckoning : the true story of Dr. Carlos Montezuma, Native American hero, adapted and illustrated by Gina Capaldi
Publication
Note
Illustrations on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31-32)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780822576440
Isbn Type
(reinforced)
Lccn
2007021745
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
col. ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn141187868
  • (OCoLC)ocn378329758

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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