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The Resource Black Elk speaks : being the life story of a holy man of the Ogalala Sioux, as told to John G. Neihardt (Flaming Rainbow) ; illustrated by Standing Bear

Black Elk speaks : being the life story of a holy man of the Ogalala Sioux, as told to John G. Neihardt (Flaming Rainbow) ; illustrated by Standing Bear

Label
Black Elk speaks : being the life story of a holy man of the Ogalala Sioux
Title
Black Elk speaks
Title remainder
being the life story of a holy man of the Ogalala Sioux
Statement of responsibility
as told to John G. Neihardt (Flaming Rainbow) ; illustrated by Standing Bear
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1863-1950
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Black Elk
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1881-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Neihardt, John G.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Black Elk
  • Oglala Indians
  • Oglala Indians
  • Oglala Indians
Label
Black Elk speaks : being the life story of a holy man of the Ogalala Sioux, as told to John G. Neihardt (Flaming Rainbow) ; illustrated by Standing Bear
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title within illustrated colored border
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The offering of the pipe -- Early boyhood -- The great vision -- The bison hunt -- At the soldiers' town -- HIgh Horse's courting -- Wasichus in the hills -- The fight with Three Stars -- The rubbing out of Long Hair -- Walking the black road -- The killing of Crazy Horse -- Grandmother's land -- The compelling fear -- The horse dance -- The dog vision -- Heyoka ceremony -- The first cure -- The powers of the bison and the elk -- Across the Big Water -- The spirit journey -- The messiah -- Visions of the other world -- Bad trouble coming -- The butchering at Wounded Knee -- The end of the dream -- Author's postscript
Control code
1983596
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xv, 3 unnumbered pages, 280 pages, 14 unnumbered leaves of plates
Lccn
32005359
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
MU: This book is signed by John G. Neihardt.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(WaOLN)223860
Label
Black Elk speaks : being the life story of a holy man of the Ogalala Sioux, as told to John G. Neihardt (Flaming Rainbow) ; illustrated by Standing Bear
Publication
Note
Title within illustrated colored border
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The offering of the pipe -- Early boyhood -- The great vision -- The bison hunt -- At the soldiers' town -- HIgh Horse's courting -- Wasichus in the hills -- The fight with Three Stars -- The rubbing out of Long Hair -- Walking the black road -- The killing of Crazy Horse -- Grandmother's land -- The compelling fear -- The horse dance -- The dog vision -- Heyoka ceremony -- The first cure -- The powers of the bison and the elk -- Across the Big Water -- The spirit journey -- The messiah -- Visions of the other world -- Bad trouble coming -- The butchering at Wounded Knee -- The end of the dream -- Author's postscript
Control code
1983596
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xv, 3 unnumbered pages, 280 pages, 14 unnumbered leaves of plates
Lccn
32005359
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
MU: This book is signed by John G. Neihardt.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(WaOLN)223860

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