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The heart of everything that is : the untold story of Red Cloud, an American legend

Drury, Bob (author.). Clavin, Thomas, (author.).

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Summary:

The untold story of the great Ogala Sioux chief Red Cloud, the most powerful Indian commander of the Plains who witnessed the opening of the West and forced the American government to sue for peace in a conflict named for him.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 978.0049752 .R312d 2013 (Text) 37814002964071 NON-FICTION Book None 02/04/2016 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781451654684
  • ISBN: 1451654669
  • ISBN: 9781451654660
  • Physical Description: xii, 414 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, photographs ; 24 cm
    print
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2013.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references [pages (369)-397] and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Part 1: The prairie. First contact -- Guns and badlands -- The Black Hills and beyond -- "Red Cloud comes!" -- Counting coup -- "Print the legend." -- Part 2: The invasion. Old Gabe -- The glory road -- Pretty Owl and Pine Leaf -- A blood-tinged season -- A lone stranger -- Samuel Colt's invention -- A brief respite -- The Dakotas rise -- Part 3: The resistance. Strong hearts -- An army in shambles -- Blood on the ice -- The great escape -- Bloody bridge station -- The hunt for Red Cloud -- Burn the bodies; eat the horses -- Part 4: The war. War is peace -- Big bellies and shirt wearers -- Colonel Carrington's circus -- Here be monsters -- The perfect fort -- "Mercifully kill all the wounded" -- Roughing it -- A thin blue line -- Fire in the belly -- High plains drifters -- Part 5: The massacre. Fetterman -- Dress rehearsal -- Soldiers in both hands -- The half-man's omen -- Broken arrows -- "Like hogs brought to market" -- Fear and mourning.
Summary, etc.: The untold story of the great Ogala Sioux chief Red Cloud, the most powerful Indian commander of the Plains who witnessed the opening of the West and forced the American government to sue for peace in a conflict named for him.
Subject: Oglala Indians History
Oglala Indians Government relations
Red Cloud's War, 1866-1867
Oglala Indians Kings and rulers Biography
Red Cloud 1822-1909
Genre: Biographies.
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