Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee

Battle by battle, massacre by massacre, broken treaty by broken treaty, this is a documented, gripping chronicle of the Native American struggle from 1860 to 1890 against the white man.

Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee

Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee

The American West, 1860-1890: years of broken promises, disillusionment, war and massacre. Beginning with the Long Walk of the Navajos and ending with the massacre of Sioux at Wounded Knee, this extraordinary book tells how the American Indians lost their land, lives and liberty to white settlers pushing westward. Woven into a an engrossing saga of cruelty, treachery and violence are the fascinating stories of such legendary figures as Sitting Bull, Cochise, Crazy Horse and Geronimo. First published in 1970, Dee Brown's brutal and compelling narrative changed the way people thought about the original inhabitants of America, and focused attention on a national disgrace.

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Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee
Language: en
Pages: 487
Authors: Dee Alexander Brown
Categories: Indians of North America
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991-01-01 - Publisher: Random House

The American West, 1860-1890: years of broken promises, disillusionment, war and massacre. Beginning with the Long Walk of the Navajos and ending with the massacre of Sioux at Wounded Knee, this extraordinary book tells how the American Indians lost their land, lives and liberty to white settlers pushing westward. Woven
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Dee Brown
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

Documents, personal narratives, and illustrations record the experiences of Native Americans during the nineteenth century.
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee
Language: en
Pages: 458
Authors: Dee Alexander Brown
Categories: Indians of North America
Type: BOOK - Published: 1981 - Publisher:

An eloquent, fully-documented account of the systematic destruction of American Indians during the second half of the 19th century. Using council records, autobiographies and other firsthand descriptions, Dee Brown allows the great chiefs and warriors of the Dakota, Ute, Sioux and Cheyenne to tell us about the battles, massacres and
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Dee Brown
Categories: Indians of North America
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992-01-01 - Publisher: Buccaneer Books

Doumented account of the decimation of Native Americans in the last half of the 19th century, told from the Indian viewpoint.
The Native American Experience
Language: en
Pages: 1870
Authors: Dee Brown
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-28 - Publisher: Open Road Media

Three powerful tales from the acclaimed chronicler of the American West—including the #1 New York Times bestseller, Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee. Two profoundly moving, candid histories and a powerful novel illuminate important aspects of the Native American story. Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee: The #1 New York

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