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Killing Custer: The Battle of Little Bighorn and the Fate of the Plains Indians

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In his first nonfiction work, the author of The Death of Jim Loney and The Indian Lawyer poignantly resurrects the Plains Indians' side of the story of the Little Bighorn from beneath a mountain of myth and misinterpretation, revamping the meaning of the conflict for a multicultural society. Photos.

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The classic account of Custer's Last Stand that shattered the myth of the Little Bighorn and rewrote history books.

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This historic and personal work tells the Native American side of Custer's fabled attack, poignantly revealing how disastrous the encounter was for the "victors," the last great gathering of Plains Indians under the leadership of Sitting Bull.

About the Author

At the time of his death in 2003, James Welch was considered one of the most important authors of the American West. His books include Fool's Crow and Winter in the Blood.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393329391
Author:
Welch, James
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Author:
Stekler, Paul
Subject:
United States - 19th Century/Old West
Subject:
United States - 19th Century
Subject:
United States - Reconstruction Period (1865-1877)
Subject:
Indians of north america
Subject:
Little bighorn, battle of the, mont., 1876
Subject:
Indians of North America -- Wars -- 1866-1895.
Subject:
Native American
Subject:
Military - United States
Subject:
Native American-General Native American Studies
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20070231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
8 x 6 in

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