Autobiography of Red Cloud : War Leader of the Oglalas
by R. Eli Paul


Overview - A brilliant military strategist, Red Cloud honed his skills against his tribe's traditional enemies -- the Pawnees, Shoshones, Arikaras, and Crows -- long before he fought to close the Bozeman Trail. Here, for the first time in print, is Red Cloud's "as-told-to" autobiography, where he shares the story of his early years.  Read more...

 
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Overview
A brilliant military strategist, Red Cloud honed his skills against his tribe's traditional enemies -- the Pawnees, Shoshones, Arikaras, and Crows -- long before he fought to close the Bozeman Trail. Here, for the first time in print, is Red Cloud's "as-told-to" autobiography, where he shares the story of his early years. This manuscript -- which has rested ignored for decades at the Nebraska State Historical Society -- brings us closer than the historical record has yet allowed to understanding the life of one of the Sioux's greatest war leaders.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780917298509
  • ISBN-10: 0917298500
  • Publisher: Montana Historical Society Press
  • Publish Date: May 1997
  • Page Count: 222
  • Dimensions: 8.6 x 5.56 x 0.59 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.76 pounds


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Books > Biography & Autobiography > Cultural, Ethnic & Regional - Native American & Aboriginal
Books > History > United States - 19th Century

 
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