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The battle of the Greasy Grass / Little Bighorn : Custer's last stand in memory, history, and popular culture

Author: Debra Buchholtz
Publisher: New York : Routledge, ©2012.
Series: Critical moments in American history.
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"In June of 1876, the U.S. government's plan to pressure the Lakota and Cheyenne people onto reservations came to a dramatic and violent end with a battle that would become enshrined in American memory. In the eyes of many Americans at the time, the Battle of Little Bighorn represented a symbolic struggle between the civilized and the savage. Known as the Battle of the Greasy Grass to the Lakota, the Battle of  Read more...
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Named Person: George A Custer; George A Custer
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Debra Buchholtz
ISBN: 9780415895583 0415895588 9780415895590 0415895596 9780203116784 020311678X
OCLC Number: 731925012
Description: x, 220 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Road to War --
Battle of the Greasy Grass/Little Bighorn --
Aftermath --
Reverberations --
The Battle in Memory and History.
Series Title: Critical moments in American history.
Responsibility: Debra Buchholtz.
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In June of 1876, the US government's plan to pressure the Lakota and Cheyenne people onto reservations came to a dramatic and violent end with a battle that would become enshrined in American memory.  Read more...

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