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|Material Type:||Government publication, State or province government publication|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz; United States. District Court (Nebraska)
|Notes:||"1st Nebraska paperback printing: 2013"--Title page verso.
"Based on and containing testimony heard at the "Sioux treaty hearing" held December, 1974, in Federal District Court, Lincoln, Nebraska."
|Description:||ix, 224 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm|
|Contents:||Wounded Knee, 1890 and 1973 --
The Sioux Nation before invasion --
Colonialism to 1868 --
The Sioux-United States Treaty of 1868 --
Lakota oral history of the treaty --
The Sioux Colony --
From victim to victor --
Conclusion : sitting in judgment on America --
It does not end here.
|Responsibility:||edited by Roxanne Dunbar Ortiz ; foreword to the Bison Books edition by Philip J. Deloria with a new introduction by the editor.|
"A delightful part of this volume is the extensive use of oral history of the Sioux which gives their version and understanding of the treaty of 1868. This will undoubtedly be a valuable source of
- American Indian Movement -- Trials, litigation, etc.
- Trials (Political crimes and offenses) -- United States.
- Wounded Knee (S.D.) -- History -- Indian occupation, 1973.
- Criminal jurisdiction -- United States.
- Indians of North America -- Legal status, laws, etc.
- Sioux Nation. -- Treaties, etc. -- 1868, November 7.
- Dakota Indians -- Treaties.
- Dakota Indians -- History.
- Dakota Indians -- Government relations.