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The Indian Wars : battles, bloodshed, and the fight for freedom on the American frontier

Author: Anton Treuer
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From Lakota warrior Crazy Horse to legendary Geronimo of the Apache Wars, this sweeping history of the American West tells the story of those who defended Native American lands?and the Native American way of life?from the 1850s through the end of the nineteenth century. This majestic narrative reveals little-known tales of Native American history, setting each event in the larger historical context of the  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anton Treuer
ISBN: 9781426217432 1426217439 9781426217449 1426217447
OCLC Number: 965617565
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 319 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
Contents: First Contact: Wars of Resistance --
Culture Clash: Empires at War --
Indian Combat: Tribes at War --
Manifest Destiny and Nation Building: Wars of Conquest --
Fighting Out of the Cauldron: Wars for Survival.
Other Titles: National Geographic
Responsibility: Anton Treuer.

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