The story of the Little Bighorn by R. Conrad Stein

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  • Sitting Bull, 1834?-1890,
  • Custer, George Armstrong, 1839-1876,
  • Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876,
  • Dakota Indians -- Wars, 1876,
  • Indians of North America -- Wars

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Statementby R. Conrad Stein ; illustrated by David J. Catrow III.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesCornerstones of freedom
ContributionsCatrow, David J., ill.
LC ClassificationsE83.876 .S73 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination30 p. :
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3164668M
ISBN 100516046632
LC Control Number83006594

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Custer (aka Lt. Col.) and his final battle, by Johnny D. Boggs, a prolific historical author of more than fifty books; and has been the recipient of numerous prestigious awards from organizations and individuals who evaluate the work of western authors/5(13).

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Internet Archive Books. Delaware County District Library (Ohio) Scanned in China. American : Greasy Grass: A Story of the Little Bighorn by Johnny D. Boggs Based on personal accounts The story of the Little Bighorn book court board of inquiries, personal letters, testimonies, family histories of participants from young Lakota women & warriors and Chief's to lowly american soldiers who were freshly arrived immigrants, to wily civil war veterans with some very canning solutions & a type of cunning veteran soldiers have /5.

Little Bighorn Remembered: The Untold Indian Story of Custer's Last Stand. On the morning of Jsoldiers of the elite U.S. Seventh Cavalry led by Lieutenant Colonel George Armstrong Custer attacked a large Indian encampment on the banks of the Little Bighorn River.

By day's end, Custer and more than two hundred of his men lay dead/5(23). The true story of the Battle of Little Bighorn—told from the perspective of the native americans who fought in Custer's Last Stand. The day began with the killing of a ten-year-old Native American boy by U.S.

cavalry troopers/5(). The second group of Little Big Horn book is directed at the general reader. It is easily digestable, simple to follow (Custer = yellow hair), and generally treats the reader like Forrest Gump.

Because this second type of book is written by a professional (e.g., Ambrose, Donovan, and now, Philbrick), 4/5. The Battle of the Little Bighorn—also known as Custer’s Last Stand—was the most ferocious battle of the Sioux Wars.

Colonel George Custer and his men never stood a fighting chance. Under skies darkened by smoke, gunfire and flying arrows, men of the : Annette Mcdermott. Battle of Little Bighorn: Selected full-text books and articles.

A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts. The story of the Little Bighorn. Describes the bloody battle known as "Custer's last stand," in which an army of Sioux Indians led by Sitting Bull fought off an attack by the United States cavalry, leaving no survivors among the soldiers in Custer's command.

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Sitting Bull, -- Wooden Leg: A Warrior Who Fought Custer is a book by Thomas Bailey Marquis about the life of a Northern Cheyenne Indian, Wooden Leg, who fought in several historic battles between United States forces and the Plains Indians, including the Battle of the Little Bighorn, where he faced the troops of George Armstrong book is of great value to historians, not only for its eye-witness.

Old story, new views of it. The book is published in coordination with a History Channel special about Little Bighorn, scheduled to air December 3 at 8 p.m. The book. Share This Story.

Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about. Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest. Excellent new book on Little Big Horn relics, : Scott Mingus. Context and Story of the Battle A Clash of Cultures The Battle of the Little Bighorn was fought along the ridges, steep bluffs, and ravines of the Little Bighorn River, in.

Little Bighorn, Battle of the Battle of the Little Bighorn, detail of a pictograph by White Bird, a Cheyenne who witnessed the battle firsthand.

West Point Museum/U.S. Army photograph Atop a hill on the other end of the valley, Reno’s battalion, which had been reinforced by Benteen’s contingent, held out against a prolonged assault until the next evening, when the Indians broke off their attack and departed.

Little Bighorn Remembered: The Untold Indian Story of Custer’s Last Stand, by Herman J. Viola, Times Books (a division of Random House), New York,$ Indian accounts of the Battle of the Little Bighorn are fascinating and add much to the wealth of knowledge about George Armstrong Custer’s shocking defeat on Jbut they certainly do not end the controversy or : Historynet Staff.

Told with vigor and insight, this is the memorable story of Wooden Leg (?), one of sixteen hundred warriors of the Northern Cheyennes who. Buy The Story of the Little Bighorn by R Conrad Stein, David Catrow (Illustrator) online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now. The passages explaining the negative aftermath of the Little Bighorn for the Plains Indian because it is overlooked or ignored by history books. I thought Mr.

Welch's decison to weave the Little Bighorn into the story of making the film about the battle made the book more by: Web book + Audio Book Bundle. Who Killed Custer?-- the book that revolutionized Little Bighorn studies -- is hotlinked to Voices-- the largest and most complete collection of eye-witness accounts of the Battle of the Little Bighorn anywhere, in any form.

Includes Who Killed Custer. Audio Book too. All Searchable with your Web browser. The Lone Teepee was an important location during the Battle of the Little Bighorn for several reasons, including: It is where Custer gave Reno his final orders to attack the village ahead.

It is also where some Indians who had been following the command were seen and Custer assumed he had been discovered. The Hardcover of the Custer's Last Fight: The Story of the Battle of the Little Big Horn by David C.

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Graham. First published in and respected ever since for its measured view of the most famous battle in the American West, The Story of the Little Big Horn asks Free shipping over $/5(1). Killing Custer: The Battle of the Little Bighorn and the Fate of the Plains Indians by James Welch, Paul Stekler and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The story of Custer and Little Bighorn, as an iconic myth at the core of the old civilized-against-heathen storyline and also as a supreme instance of white man’s folly in the “Little Big Man.

Buffalo Calf Road Woman, or Brave Woman, (c. – ) was a Northern Cheyenne woman who saved her wounded warrior brother, Chief Comes in Sight, in the Battle of the Rosebud (as it was named by the United States) in Her rescue helped rally the Cheyenne warriors to win the battle.

She fought next to her husband in the Battle of the Little Bighorn that same : c.Interior Plains. Little Bighorn Remembered: The Untold Indian Story of Custer's Last Stand by Herman J.

Viola appears to be a high-quality resource for both the general reader and the student of this battle and of the Sioux Wars. LITTLE BIGHORN REMEMBERED by Herman J.

Viola. Times Books, October ISBN: 0. In "Son of the Morning Star," Mr. Connell explores deeply the personalities of Custer and the other federal and Indian leaders. Custer, seen by some as a hero, by others as the cause of the defeat, was an enigmatic and extravagant figure, fearless in battle and sentimental in repose.

It is said that on first seeing through field glasses the more than four miles of Allied Indian camps, he 5/5(11). Just so - so. Nothing but a repeat from story after story. It’s okay if you’re verifying several sources of material. But don’t go along with what is written in this book without reading several, meaning all that is available, about the Battle of the Little Big Horn.

Then draw your own s: Custer's story is paired with that of his advesary, Sitting Bull. Philbeck notes that in many ways this campaign was a last stand for not only Custer at the Little Bighorn, but for the way of life for both Native Americans and by: 4. Many books have been written about battlefield strategy at Little Big Horn, a grassland of shallow folding ravines in southeastern Montana, but it boils down to this: Custer was overwhelmingly.

It should be noted that this national park is now called the Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument. “The long, tragic history of Indian warfare in the American West reached its climax with the defeat of Lt.

Col. George Armstrong Custer and his 7th Cavalry in Montana’s valley of the Little. Custer's Last Stand is among the most enduring events in American history&#;more than one hundred years after the fact, books continue to be written and people continue to argue about even the most basic details surrounding the Little Bighorn.

Evan S. /5(8). WHITE SWAN'S STORY OF THE BATTLE. IN SPITE of a steadily mounting assault against his position, Reno had lost only one man aside from the Arikara scouts, most of whom were dead or missing. Sergeant Heyn of G Company had been shot through the chest during the change of front.

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In my opinion it does not live up to it's title "The Last Days of George Armstrong Custer." (It seems to concentrate more on the preceeding years) or it's sub-title "The True Story of the Battle of the Little Big Horn." The book tends to glorify Custer and make supposition after supposition based on a lot of 'WHAT IFS'/5(38).

LITTLE BIGHORN REMEMBERED: THE UNTOLD INDIAN STORY OF CUSTER’S LAST STAND, by Herman J. Viola, Times Books, pages, $ FEW historical events have been examined as thoroughly as the Battle of the Little Bighorn, the encounter between U.S. troops under Lieutenant Colonel George Armstrong Custer and Indian warriors led by Sitting Bull and Crazy : Historynet Staff.

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Buford, the little bighorn. [Bill Peet] -- The story of an awkward and scrawny mountain sheep with oversized horns who escapes the hunters to become the sensation of a ski resort.Water Man's Story of the Battle An Arapahoe's account of the Battle of the Little Bighorn.

As told to Col. Tim McCoy in Note: A LONG time ago -- when I was a young man, it was the custom of the young Indian to go on small war parties looking for Shoshones or other unfriendly tribes. The Custer Myth: A Source Book of Custerania.

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