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Author Coleman, William S. E., 1926-

Title Voices of Wounded Knee / by William S. E. Coleman.

Imprint Lincoln, Neb. : University of Nebraska Press, c2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  973.86 C677v    ---  Available
Description xxiii, 434 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 417-421) and index.
Contents Prologue to a tragedy -- Broken promises, broken treaties -- The second pilgrimage -- The ghost dance sweeps across the Dakotas -- A failure in communications -- Standoff at Standing Rock -- Confrontation at Pine Ridge -- Rumors, restive troops, and a new initiative -- In the corridors of power -- On and off the reservation -- A scapegoat is selected -- Dawn on Grand River -- Aftermath and repercussions -- Surrender -- The death of a people's dream -- On the field of honor -- Aftershocks.
Subject Wounded Knee Massacre, S.D., 1890 -- Personal narratives.
Dakota Indians -- Wars, 1890-1891.
Ghost dance -- History.
ISBN 0803215061 (cloth : alk. paper)

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