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The first Sioux war : the Grattan Fight and Blue Water Creek, 1854-1856

Author: Paul Norman Beck
Publisher: Lanham : University Press of America, [2004] ©2004
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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The First Sioux War was a vitally important conflict that helped define Lakota Sioux / white relations; created a closer national unity among the Sioux; and allowed the United States Army to develop  Read more...

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Named Person: John L Grattan; John L Grattan
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Norman Beck
ISBN: 0761828842 9780761828846 0761828850 9780761828853
OCLC Number: 56715477
Description: 182 pages : maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Chapter 1 Preface Chapter 2 Acknowledgments Chapter 3 "...there exists a nation of barbarians..." Chapter 4 "I have little confidence in their promises of good conduct..." Chapter 5 The Grattan Fight: "a piece of foolishness" Chapter 6 "It will be an expensive cow" Chapter 7 Blue Water Creek: "By God I am for battle- no peace!" Chapter 8 "We, of necessity, killed a great many women and children" Chapter 9 "They have no desire nor wish to fight or prolong the war" Chapter 10 Epilogue Chapter 11 Endnotes Chapter 12 Bibliography Chapter 13 Index
Responsibility: Paul N. Beck.
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