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The Resource Wolves for the blue soldiers : Indian scouts and auxiliaries with the United States Army, 1860-90, Thomas W. Dunlay

Wolves for the blue soldiers : Indian scouts and auxiliaries with the United States Army, 1860-90, Thomas W. Dunlay

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Wolves for the blue soldiers : Indian scouts and auxiliaries with the United States Army, 1860-90
Title
Wolves for the blue soldiers
Title remainder
Indian scouts and auxiliaries with the United States Army, 1860-90
Statement of responsibility
Thomas W. Dunlay
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The purpose of this work, therefore, is to survey the entire subject of Indian military cooperation with the whites in the period 1860-90, in an attempt to discern patterns of action and motivation. My intention is less to provide new information about particular scout units--although a number of points made here have not been examined in print before--than to discover the broader meaning of episodes and personalities that have previously been viewed in isolation or in passing"--Introd
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dunlay, Thomas W.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E83.866
LC item number
.D86 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indian scouts
  • Indian soldiers
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indian scouts
  • Indian soldiers
  • Indians of North America
  • Scouting (Reconnaissance)
  • West (U.S.)
Label
Wolves for the blue soldiers : Indian scouts and auxiliaries with the United States Army, 1860-90, Thomas W. Dunlay
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [285]-293
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Indian allies: a long history -- The amateurs take over: the influence of the Civil War -- Regularization -- Military attitudes toward Indian scouts -- The role of scouts in Indian warfare -- "Indian thinking": White leadership and Indian scouts -- Renegades, patriots, and pragmatists -- The other good Indians: the Intratribal conflict -- The Pawnee wolves -- "More formidable Indians": The Apache scouts -- The White man's road -- Conclusion
Control code
7947300
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
304 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780803216587
Lccn
81016326
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Wolves for the blue soldiers : Indian scouts and auxiliaries with the United States Army, 1860-90, Thomas W. Dunlay
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [285]-293
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Indian allies: a long history -- The amateurs take over: the influence of the Civil War -- Regularization -- Military attitudes toward Indian scouts -- The role of scouts in Indian warfare -- "Indian thinking": White leadership and Indian scouts -- Renegades, patriots, and pragmatists -- The other good Indians: the Intratribal conflict -- The Pawnee wolves -- "More formidable Indians": The Apache scouts -- The White man's road -- Conclusion
Control code
7947300
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
304 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780803216587
Lccn
81016326
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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