Synopses & Reviews
In the early 19th century, Sauk and Fox Indians resisted the establishment of white settlements in western Illinois. The brief but violent conflict was known as the Black Hawk War, and the Indians' dynamic leader was named Black Hawk. This powerful autobiography by the vanquished chieftain offers unparalleled glimpses of Native American culture.
Autobiography of early 19th century leader of the Sauk and Fox Indians. Describes tribal customs, traditions, Indian wars, more.
Powerful autobiography by vanquished leader of Sauk and Fox Indians in the Black Hawk War offers unparalleled glimpses of Native American culture. Includes accounts of traditional life, tribal warfare, and much more.