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The Great Sioux Uprising

  • Kartonierter Einband
  • 289 Seiten
In August 1862, the Sioux of Minnesota rose up against their white neighbours in a bloody massacre. This is an account of the live... Weiterlesen
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Beschreibung

In August 1862, the Sioux of Minnesota rose up against their white neighbours in a bloody massacre. This is an account of the lives and deaths of those involved and the week-long rampage that killed 800 settlers. The event marked the outbreak of a 30 year war that ended at Wounded Knee.

Autorentext
C. M. Oehler wrote Time in the Timber, a memoir of his experiences as a lumberjack.

Klappentext

"In August 1862 the Sioux of Minnesota rose up against their white neighbors in the bloodiest massacre in the history of the West, with four times the fatalities of the Battle of Little Big Horn. They"



Inhalt

* You Are Afraid of the White Man * Plant a Good Deal of Ground * The Greatest among the Chiefs * Little Crow Will Lead Them All * Let Myrick Eat Grass * The Fun of Killing the Whites * God Is the Refuge of His Saints * Ridgely Was in Now Sense a Fort * Two Heavy Boxes * Surely Help Is on the Way * Everyones Friend * That Gun Was Terrible * A Very Fine Spectacle * With Utmost Promptitude * No Calamity Received Less Attention * Kill, If Indian * The Captors Were Annoyed * My Mothers People * Remember Birch Coulee! * I Have Done This Myself * Accidental Victory * Utterly Exterminate the Sioux * Fearful Collision * More a Growl than a Cheer * Nimble Adversary * The Capitol Was Draped in Black

Produktinformationen

Titel: The Great Sioux Uprising
Autor:
EAN: 9780306807596
ISBN: 978-0-306-80759-6
Format: Kartonierter Einband
Herausgeber: Little, Brown and Company
Genre: Politikwissenschaft
Anzahl Seiten: 289
Gewicht: g
Größe: H203mm x B140mm
Jahr: 1997
Auflage: Da Capo Press.