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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Custer, George A. (George Armstrong), 1839-1876.
My life on the plains.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [1966?]
|Material Type:||Government publication, State or province government publication|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
George A Custer; Milo Milton Quaife
|ISBN:||0803250428 9780803250420 0843911182 9780843911183|
|Notes:||"The Bison Book editino of My Life on the Plains appeared as No. 50 in the Lakeside Classics, published in 1952, and is reprinted by arrangement with The Lakeside Press, R. R. Donnelley & Sons Co., Chicago, who are the sole proprieters of its special contents."--P. [iv].
Prepublication review copy.
|Description:||xli, 626 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.|
|Contents:||The Great Plains --
General Hancock's campaign --
A futile pursuit --
Indian raids and murders --
From Fort Hays to Fort McPherson --
The Indians attack the cavalry --
White deserters and red massacre --
Futile marches and countermarches --
Launching a winter campaign --
The Battle of the Washita --
Reaping the fruits of victory --
The lot of two white captives --
Waging the winter campaign --
Red and White diplomacy --
A peace mission and its results --
Further pursuits of the Cheyennes --
Successful ending of the campaign.
|Series Title:||Bison book.|
|Responsibility:||by General George A. Custer ; edited by Milo Milton Quaife.|