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Bury my heart at Wounded Knee : an Indian history of the American West

Author: Dee Brown
Publisher: New York : Sterling Innovation, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Illustrated edView all editions and formats
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Brown's meticulously documented account of the systematic destruction of the American Indian during the second half of the nineteenth century. This edition includes illustrations, essays, and excerpts from firsthand accounts and memoirs, that add depth and reflection to this momentous work.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dee Brown
ISBN: 9781402760662 1402760663 9781402793370 1402793375 9781402770975 1402770979
OCLC Number: 310398428
Description: xiv, 544 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 26 cm
Contents: "Their manners are decorous and praiseworthy" --
The long walk of the Navahos --
Little Crow's war --
War comes to the Cheyennes --
Powder River invasion --
Red Cloud's war --
"The only good Indian is a dead Indian" --
The rise and fall of Donehogawa --
Cochise and the Apache guerrillas --
The ordeal of Captain Jack --
The war to save the buffalo --
The war for the Black Hills --
The flight of the Nez Percés --
Cheyenne exodus --
Standing Bear becomes a person --
"The Utes must go!" --
The last of the Apache chiefs --
Dance of the ghosts --
Wounded Knee.
Responsibility: Dee Brown ; with a foreword by Hampton Sides.

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Brown's meticulously documented account of the systematic destruction of the American Indian during the second half of the nineteenth century. This edition includes illustrations, essays, and excerpts from firsthand accounts and memoirs, that add depth and reflection to this momentous work.

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