My People the Sioux

My People the Sioux

by Luther Standing Bear
     
 

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Born in 1868 the son of an Oglala chief, Luther Standing Bear was in the first class at Carlisle, witnessed the Ghost Dance uprising from the Pine Ridge Reservation, toured Europe with Buffalo Bill’s Wild West show, and devoted his later years to the Indian rights movement of the 1920s. His autobiography, first published in 1928, gives a rare inside view by

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Born in 1868 the son of an Oglala chief, Luther Standing Bear was in the first class at Carlisle, witnessed the Ghost Dance uprising from the Pine Ridge Reservation, toured Europe with Buffalo Bill’s Wild West show, and devoted his later years to the Indian rights movement of the 1920s. His autobiography, first published in 1928, gives a rare inside view by an Indian who successfully made the transition from tribal life to the white man's world.

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ISBN-13:
9780803257931
Publisher:
University of Nebraska Press
Publication date:
03/28/1975
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 7.96(h) x 0.76(d)
Lexile:
1010L (what's this?)

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