Custer's Fall

Custer's Fall

Author: David Miller

Publisher: Plume

ISBN: UOM:39015042100308

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 296

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In 1935, David Miller began to gather the stories of 72 elderly Native American participants in the Battle of the Little Bighorn. This work is the result of his exhaustive, 22-year research--a superb oral history told from the perspective of the the warriors who won the battle, but lost the war.
Custer's Fall
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: David Miller
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992-05 - Publisher: Plume

In 1935, David Miller began to gather the stories of 72 elderly Native American participants in the Battle of the Little Bighorn. This work is the result of his exhaustive, 22-year research--a superb oral history told from the perspective of the the warriors who won the battle, but lost the
Where Custer Fell
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: James S. Brust, Brian C. Pohanka, Sandy Barnard
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-03-01 - Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

Historical and contemporary photographs accompany a narrative reflection on Lieutenant Colonel George Armstrong Custer's "Last Stand" at the Battle of Little Bighorn, which includes personal accounts of battle veterans.
Crazy Horse
Language: en
Pages: 528
Authors: Kingsley M. Bray
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-19 - Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

Crazy Horse was as much feared by tribal foes as he was honored by allies. His war record was unmatched by any of his peers, and his rout of Custer at the Little Bighorn reverberates through history. Yet so much about him is unknown or steeped in legend. Crazy Horse:
The Fights on the Little Horn
Language: en
Pages: 606
Authors: Gordon Harper
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-19 - Publisher: Casemate Publishers

Winner of the John Carroll Award and the G. Joseph Sills Jr. Book Award. A deeply researched work on the infamous 1876 battle, filled with new discoveries. This remarkable book synthesizes a lifetime of in-depth research into one of America’s most storied disasters, the defeat of Custer’s 7th Cavalry at
GhostWest
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Ann Ronald
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-30 - Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

Our sense of place is permeated by ghosts from the past. In GhostWest, Ann Ronald takes the reader to historical sites where something once happened. Using the metaphor of hauntings, she reflects on how western history, literature, and lore continue to shape our visceral impressions of these sites. In chapters