Children of the Wild West

Children of the Wild West

By Russell Freedman

Clarion Books, Paperback, 9780395547854, 104pp.

Publication Date: October 1990


Historical photographs show what life was like for pioneer and Indian children growing up in the American West during the late nineteenth century.

About the Author
RUSSELL FREEDMAN received the Newbery Medal for Lincoln: A Photobiography. He is also the recipient of three Newbery Honors, a National Humanities Medal, the Sibert Medal, the Orbis Pictus Award, 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 and travels widely to research his books.

Praise For Children of the Wild West

"A memorable book that is notable both for its subject and for its exquisite documentary photographs." School Library Journal, Starred