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The Resource The long death : the last days of the Plains Indian, [by] Ralph K. Andrist. Maps by Rafael D. Palacios

The long death : the last days of the Plains Indian, [by] Ralph K. Andrist. Maps by Rafael D. Palacios

Label
The long death : the last days of the Plains Indian
Title
The long death
Title remainder
the last days of the Plains Indian
Statement of responsibility
[by] Ralph K. Andrist. Maps by Rafael D. Palacios
Creator
Contributor
Cartographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Beginning and ending with the massacre at Wounded Knee, the last major battle between the Plains Indians and the United States
Cataloging source
LC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Andrist, Ralph K
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1905-1993
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zutis, Andrew P
  • Palacios, Rafael D.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Great Plains
Label
The long death : the last days of the Plains Indian, [by] Ralph K. Andrist. Maps by Rafael D. Palacios
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 355-357
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. As long as the grass shall grow -- pt. 2. Massacre in Minnesota. "Let them eat grass" -- Murder on the prairie -- The gate to the valley -- The state undertaker and his gravediggers -- "Have mercy upon us, O Jehovah" -- pt. 3. Nits make lice. Pikes peak or bust -- "Kill and destroy -- wherever found" -- "All acquitted themselves well" -- pt. 4. Give me eighty men. John Bozeman's road -- Fort Philip Kearny -- "Under no circumstances pursue over Lodge Trail Ridge" -- A state of siege -- pt. 5. The great road. General Hancock's war -- "We are beyond all human aid" -- Custer's first stand -- pt. 6. Ten million dead buffalo. Philanthropists and warriors -- The time of the hide hunters -- The Red River War -- 1874-1875 -- pt. 7. Diversion in the Far West. How to start a small war -- "Treachery is inherent in the indian character" -- The time of retribution -- pt. 8. The road to the Little Bighorn. The techniques of treaty-breaking -- Whome the Gods would destroy -- "Come on, Dakotas, its a good way to die" -- "Now, Custer, don't be greedy" -- "For God's sake, Benteen, help me. I've lost half my men" -- A victory too complete -- pt. 9. The last small wars. "I love that land more than all the rest of the world" -- "A number of insubordinate, cunning, treacherous indians" -- Ghost dance and Gatling guns
Control code
166331
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 371 pages
Lccn
64012545
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
(WaOLN)537087
Label
The long death : the last days of the Plains Indian, [by] Ralph K. Andrist. Maps by Rafael D. Palacios
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 355-357
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. As long as the grass shall grow -- pt. 2. Massacre in Minnesota. "Let them eat grass" -- Murder on the prairie -- The gate to the valley -- The state undertaker and his gravediggers -- "Have mercy upon us, O Jehovah" -- pt. 3. Nits make lice. Pikes peak or bust -- "Kill and destroy -- wherever found" -- "All acquitted themselves well" -- pt. 4. Give me eighty men. John Bozeman's road -- Fort Philip Kearny -- "Under no circumstances pursue over Lodge Trail Ridge" -- A state of siege -- pt. 5. The great road. General Hancock's war -- "We are beyond all human aid" -- Custer's first stand -- pt. 6. Ten million dead buffalo. Philanthropists and warriors -- The time of the hide hunters -- The Red River War -- 1874-1875 -- pt. 7. Diversion in the Far West. How to start a small war -- "Treachery is inherent in the indian character" -- The time of retribution -- pt. 8. The road to the Little Bighorn. The techniques of treaty-breaking -- Whome the Gods would destroy -- "Come on, Dakotas, its a good way to die" -- "Now, Custer, don't be greedy" -- "For God's sake, Benteen, help me. I've lost half my men" -- A victory too complete -- pt. 9. The last small wars. "I love that land more than all the rest of the world" -- "A number of insubordinate, cunning, treacherous indians" -- Ghost dance and Gatling guns
Control code
166331
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 371 pages
Lccn
64012545
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
(WaOLN)537087

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