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Let me be free : the Nez Perce tragedy

Author: David Lavender
Publisher: Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [1999]
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : English : University of Oklahoma Press edView all editions and formats
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In Let Me Be Free, David Lavender tells the tragic story of the Nez Perce struggle against annihilation. Encroaching settlers and violent disputes resulted in the Nez Perce War of 1877, a desperate attempt by Chief Joseph and his small band of Nez Perce Indians from the Wallowa Mountains of Oregon to elude strong forces of U.S. Cavalry and civilian volunteers and escape to Canada.
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Genre/Form: Relations avec l'État
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Lavender
ISBN: 080613190X 9780806131900
OCLC Number: 41049586
Notes: Originally published: 1st ed. New York : HarperCollins, ©1992.
Description: xii, 403 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Responsibility: David Lavender.

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In Let Me Be Free, David Lavender tells the tragic story of the Nez Perce struggle against annihilation. Encroaching settlers and violent disputes resulted in the Nez Perce War of 1877, a desperate attempt by Chief Joseph and his small band of Nez Perce Indians from the Wallowa Mountains of Oregon to elude strong forces of U.S. Cavalry and civilian volunteers and escape to Canada.

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