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The Dull Knifes of Pine Ridge: A Lakota Odyssey

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Joe Starita tells the triumphant and moving story of a Lakota-Northern Cheyenne family. In 1878, the renowned Chief Dull Knife, who fought alongside Crazy Horse, escaped from forced relocation in Indian Territory and led followers on a desperate six-hundred-mile freedom flight back to their homeland. His son, George Dull Knife survived the Wounded Knee Massacre and later toured in Buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West Show. Guy Dull Knife Sr. fought in World War I and took part in the Siege of Wounded Knee in 1973. Guy Dull Knife Jr. fought in Vietnam and is now an accomplished artist. Starita updates the Dull Knife family history in his new afterword for this Bison Books edition.

About the Author

An award-winning investigative journalist and former New York bureau chief for The Miami Herald, Joe Starita is now an associate professor of journalism at the University of Nebraska.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780803292949
Afterword:
Starita, Joe
Author:
Starita, Joe
Author:
Starita, Joe
Afterword by:
Starita, Joe
Afterword:
Starita, Joe
Publisher:
Unp - Bison Books
Location:
Lincoln
Subject:
General
Subject:
Native American
Subject:
Ethnic Cultures - Native Americans
Subject:
Oglala Indians
Subject:
Native Americans
Subject:
Dull Knife family
Subject:
Biography-Native Americans
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
2335
Publication Date:
20020531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Illus., maps
Pages:
392
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 in 1.2 lb

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