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9 edition of Annie Oakley found in the catalog.

Annie Oakley

by Charles M. Wills

  • 214 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by DK CHILDREN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography & Autobiography - Women,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / Biography & Autobiography / Women,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Biography,
  • Biography,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Sharpshooters,
  • Shooters of firearms,
  • United States,
  • Women entertainers,
  • Children: Grades 4-6

  • Edition Notes

    DK Biography

    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9778983M
    ISBN 100756629977
    ISBN 109780756629977
    OCLC/WorldCa148739811

    Annie Oakley was a sharpshooting, horesback-riding symbol of the Wild West. Annie was an elegant little lady who was courted by European aristocracy and admired by queens. She was a determined and brilliant performer who dazzled the world over. Find out more about the real Annie Oakley in this fun and exciting illustrated eventfr.com: Grosset & Dunlap. Aug 31,  · Annie Oakley was not her real name. The fifth of seven surviving children, Oakley was born Phoebe Ann Moses on August 13, , in rural Darke County, Ohio. .

    Feb 18,  · You want girl power? Meet Annie Oakley! Born in , she became one of the best-loved and most famous women of her generation. She amazed audiences all over the world with her sharpshooting, horse-riding, action-packed performances. In an age when most women stayed home, she traveled the world and forged a new image for American women.4/5(5). Find out more about Annie Oakley by Ellen Wilson at Simon & Schuster. Read book reviews & excerpts, watch author videos & eventfr.comed on: November 30,

    Annie Get Your Gun is a musical with lyrics and music by Irving Berlin and a book by Dorothy Fields and her brother Herbert Fields. Annie Oakley enters and shoots a bird off Dolly Tate's hat, and then explains her simple backwoods ways to Wilson with the help Awards: Tony Award for Best Revival. Her early life was the inspiration for Irving Berlin's play "Annie Get Your Gun" (and the subsequent movie, Annie Get Your Gun (). Unlike the play, however, which portrayed Oakley as being loud and boisterous, the real Annie was privately a quiet, soft-spoken woman, who enjoyed relaxing with a book (her husband Frank Butler taught her to read) or giving shooting lessons.


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May 26,  · Annie Oakley was a competitive and resolute woman who wanted to be the best and succeeded. In this comprehensive biography Shirl Kasper sets the record straight, giving us an accurate, honest, and compelling portrait of the woman known as “Little Sure Shot.” 5/5(4).

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Who was Annie Oakley, well what a woman. I always wanted to be a cowgirl when I grown-up and reading this book brought back childhood dreams. I have my students read this book, because there is not a lot about woman of the Annie Oakley book.

This series is good for students who want to read and have fun while working on a book report for their eventfr.com by: 1.

Annie Oakley was a woman worth getting to know. Will Rogers said of her, "She will be a lesson to you. She is a greater character than she was a rifle shot. Annie Oakley's name her loveable traits, her thoughtful consideration of others will live as a mark for any woman to shoot at".4/5.

Non-fiction books are not my favorite thing to read, I don't really like them. This book is different than anything I've ever read, but I enjoyed it. Annie Oakley is a book that is very detailed. It has some sad parts too it but they are not very frequent.

My favorite part of this book was when Annie /5. I know it's a kid's book, but there has got to be something better written on Annie Oakley. The first few chapters contain material that is obviously fabricated, such as Annie's "conversation" with her sister in which her sister sounds remarkably like a modern feminist sneering at the era's values -- /5.

Feb 01,  · Who was Annie Oakley, written by Stephanie Spinner tells the life story of Annie Oakley. Annie Oakley was an amazing gun shooter and Wild West horseback rider. She was admired by everyone. She was not your average lady, she performed for huge crowds.

She absolutely loved being in the show business. Annie was a very determined lady/5. Early Life. Annie Oakley was born Phoebe Ann Moses (or as some sources say, Mosey) on August 13,in Darke County, Ohio. She is remembered as one of the leading women of the American eventfr.com: Aug 13, Interested in learning more about Annie Oakley.

Take a look at our suggested reading list. Explore our McCracken Research Library’s web pages. Browse the Buffalo Bill Center of the West’s online Museum Store for in-print books on Annie Oakley.

Find out more about Buffalo Bill’s Wild West and other shows. Annie Oakley (born Phoebe Ann Mosey; August 13, – November 3, ) was an American sharpshooter and exhibition shooter.

Her talent first came to light when at age 15 she won a shooting match against traveling-show marksman Frank E. Butler, whom she later married. The Colonel and Little Missie: Buffalo Bill, Annie Oakley, and the Beginnings of Superstardom in America (includes 16 pages of B&W photographs).

Both lucky and extremely talented, Annie Oakley used her astonishing marksmanship to escape a poor childhood in Ohio and become the first female superstar in what had been a male-dominated.

Annie Oakley Annie Oakley Annie Oakley Annie Oakley. Tall Tale (fiction), words, Level O (Grade 2), Lexile L. This tall tale features Annie Oakley, a real Western heroine from American history.

Readers will learn about Annie's life, from her learning to shoot at her father's side to how she became the fastest and sharpest shooter in. Jan 28,  · Annie Oakley, American markswoman who starred in Buffalo Bill’s Wild West show, where she was often called “Little Sure Shot.” Phoebe Ann Mosey (or Moses, per some sources) early developed an amazing proficiency with firearms.

As a child, she hunted game with such success that, according to legend. Feb 28,  · Who Was Annie Oakley. by Stephanie Spinner taught me a good deal about her personal life I never heard before. I knew some of the basics but none of the details that are given in this book/5(12).

View the profiles of people named Annie Oakley. Join Facebook to connect with Annie Oakley and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to. Mar 15,  · Annie Oakley is a legend: America’s greatest female sharpshooter, a woman who triumphed in the masculine world of road shows and firearms.

Despite her great fame, the popular image of Annie Oakley is far from true. She was neither a swaggering western gal nor a sweet “little girl.” Annie Oakley was a competitive and resolute woman who Brand: University of Oklahoma Press.

I wanted to love this book. Annie Oakley is a fascinating woman in history with plenty of sass, strength, and tricks up her sleeve.

The concept of this book, a mystery surrounding the legendary entertainer while traveling with the Wild West Show, is excellent but the execution fell completely flat/5. Mar 01,  · Annie Oakley User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Although thought of as a Westerner, Oakley was a very proper Ohioan who was determined to be the best in the very competitive world of sharpshooting.

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No matter what you’re looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Let’s get started!Mar 01,  · Ahead of her time with regard to women, shooting and combat, Annie Oakley became an American legend and an icon. Her celebrity continues to this day, in museums, books, theatre, movies, and television.

Not bad for a poor little girl from Ohio.Annie Oakley (born Phoebe Ann Mosey; August 13, – November 3, ) was an American sharpshooter and exhibition eventfr.com "amazing talent" [1] first came to light when the then year-old won a shooting match with traveling show marksman Frank E.

Butler (whom she married). The couple joined Buffalo Bill's Wild West show a few years later. Oakley became a renowned international star.