Personal recollections and observations of General Nelson A. Miles embracing a brief view of the Civil War, or, From New England to the Golden Gate : and the story of his Indian campaigns, with comments on the exploration, development and progress of our great western empire (Book, 1897) [WorldCat.org]
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Personal recollections and observations of General Nelson A. Miles embracing a brief view of the Civil War, or, From New England to the Golden Gate : and the story of his Indian campaigns, with comments on the exploration, development and progress of our great western empire
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Personal recollections and observations of General Nelson A. Miles embracing a brief view of the Civil War, or, From New England to the Golden Gate : and the story of his Indian campaigns, with comments on the exploration, development and progress of our great western empire

Author: Nelson Appleton Miles; Frederic Remington
Publisher: Chicago : Werner, 1897, ©1896.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Personal narratives
Récits personnels
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Miles, Nelson Appleton, 1839-1925.
Personal recollections and observations of General Nelson A. Miles embracing a brief view of the Civil War, or, From New England to the Golden Gate.
Chicago : Werner, 1897, ©1896
(OCoLC)881437492
Named Person: Nelson Appleton Miles; Nelson Appleton Miles
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nelson Appleton Miles; Frederic Remington
OCLC Number: 17724877
Description: vii, 591 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 26 cm
Contents: In New England fifty years ago --
The great Civil War --
Last scenes of the great war --
Our acquired territory --
Prehistoric Americans --
Indian character --
Indian law, religion and eloquence --
Game in the great West --
The Indian during the Civil War --
Some historic campaigns --
Campaigns in Texas --
Kiowas and Comanches --
Indian difficulties in New Mexico --
The Sioux war --
The Custer massacre --
After the Custer Massacre --
A winter campaign --
Campaign against Cheyennes and Ogalallas --
The Lame Deer expedition --
The Nez Percé campaign --
The siege and surrender --
A visit to Custer's last battlefield --
The Bannock campaign --
Sitting Bull --
Results of six years of Indian campaigning --
The Indian problem --
Journey westward --
Salt Lake City and the Mormons --
Across Utah and Nevada --
A chapter out of early history --
Department of the Columbia --
Chief Moses and his tribe --
Our Alaskan possessions --
From Indian territory to Arizona --
The Apache and the soldier --
A campaign against Apaches --
The Arizona campaign I --
The Arizona campaign II --
Incidents of the Apache campaign --
End of the Apache war --
How the regulars were trained --
The arid region and irrigation --
Transportation --
California.
Responsibility: copiously illustrated with graphic pictures by Frederic Remington and other eminent artists.

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