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The last Indian war : the Nez Perce story

Author: Elliott West
Publisher: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, ©2009.
Series: Pivotal moments in American history.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this original and thought-provoking addition to the Pivotal Moments in American History series, Elliot West combines military, political, and social history to show how the battles of 1876 and  Read more...

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West, Elliott, 1945-
Last Indian war.
New York, NY : Oxford University Press, ©2009
(DLC) 2008051382
Named Person: Joseph, (Nez Percé Chief); Joseph, Nez Percé Chief
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Elliott West
ISBN: 9780195136753 0195136756
OCLC Number: 319940291
Description: 1 online resource (xxix, 397 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Contents: Real people --
Marks of friendship --
The place of the butterflies --
"God named this land to us" --
Gold, prophecy, and the Steal Treaty --
"Conquering by kindness" --
"It will have to be war!" --
Maneuvering and scrapping --
Ways of life, ways of war --
Leaving home --
Big hole --
Toward Buffalo country --
War in Wonderland --
"The best skirmishers in the world" --
Toward the medicine line --
Under the bear's paw --
Going to hell --
Eeikish Pan and return.
Series Title: Pivotal moments in American history.
Responsibility: Elliott West.

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