American Heritage History of the Indian Wars

American Heritage History of the Indian Wars

by Robert M. Utley, W. E. Washburn
     
 

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Here, from American Heritage, is the dramatic story of the violent conflicts between Native Americans and white settlers that lasted more than 300 years, the effects of which still resonate today. Acclaimed historians Robert M. Utley and Wilcomb E. Washburn examine both small battles and major wars - from the Native rebellion of 1492 to Crazy Horse and the Sioux War…  See more details below

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Here, from American Heritage, is the dramatic story of the violent conflicts between Native Americans and white settlers that lasted more than 300 years, the effects of which still resonate today. Acclaimed historians Robert M. Utley and Wilcomb E. Washburn examine both small battles and major wars - from the Native rebellion of 1492 to Crazy Horse and the Sioux War to the massacre at Wounded Knee.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781566192675
Publisher:
Sterling Publishing
Publication date:
08/15/1994
Edition description:
Only from B&N
Pages:
352

Meet the Author

Robert M. Utley is a writer and historian of the American West who served as the chief historian of the National Park Service. Utley has written more than a dozen books on the West, including Billy the Kid, Lone Star Justice, and Sitting Bull.

Historian Wilcomb E. Washburn served as curator of political history at the Smithsonian Institution and directed its American studies program. His six books include Red Man's Land, White Man's Law.

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