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The Resource The last Indian war : the Nez Perce story, Elliott West

The last Indian war : the Nez Perce story, Elliott West

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The last Indian war : the Nez Perce story
Title
The last Indian war
Title remainder
the Nez Perce story
Statement of responsibility
Elliott West
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Describes Nez Percâe culture and their friendly relations with whites; recounts the move to put them on reservations and their almost successful escape to Canada; and argues that Indian removal was part of a policy to unify North and South
Award
Western Heritage Award for Outstanding Nonfiction Book, 2010.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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307012
Cataloging source
DLC
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1945-
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West, Elliott
Dewey number
973.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
  • Pivotal moments in American history
  • Pivotal moments in American history
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  • Joseph
  • Nez Perc⥠Indians
  • Nez Perc⥠Indians
  • Big Hole, Battle of the, Mont., 1877
Target audience
adult
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the Nez Perce story
Label
The last Indian war : the Nez Perce story, Elliott West
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-380) and index
Contents
Real people -- Marks of friendship -- The place of the butterflies -- "God named this land to us" -- Gold, prophecy, and the Steal Treaty -- "Conquering by kindness" -- "It will have to be war!" -- Maneuvering and scrapping -- Ways of life, ways of war -- Leaving home -- Big hole -- Toward Buffalo country -- War in Wonderland -- "The best skirmishers in the world" -- Toward the medicine line -- Under the bear's paw -- Going to hell -- Eeikish Pan and return
Control code
000043681616
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 397 p.
Isbn
9780195136753
Isbn Type
(acidfree paper)
Lccn
2008051382
Other physical details
ill., maps, plans
Label
The last Indian war : the Nez Perce story, Elliott West
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-380) and index
Contents
Real people -- Marks of friendship -- The place of the butterflies -- "God named this land to us" -- Gold, prophecy, and the Steal Treaty -- "Conquering by kindness" -- "It will have to be war!" -- Maneuvering and scrapping -- Ways of life, ways of war -- Leaving home -- Big hole -- Toward Buffalo country -- War in Wonderland -- "The best skirmishers in the world" -- Toward the medicine line -- Under the bear's paw -- Going to hell -- Eeikish Pan and return
Control code
000043681616
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 397 p.
Isbn
9780195136753
Isbn Type
(acidfree paper)
Lccn
2008051382
Other physical details
ill., maps, plans

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