The Twilight of the Sioux (Volume II of A Cycle of the West) / Edition 1

The Twilight of the Sioux (Volume II of A Cycle of the West) / Edition 1

by John G. Neihardt
     
 

ISBN-10: 0803257341

ISBN-13: 9780803257344

Pub. Date: 01/28/1971

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press

The second volume of A Cycle of the West, dealing with the tragic defeat of the Plains Indians, includes The Song of the Indian Wars (1925) and The Song of the Messiah (1935). The former tells of "the period of migration and the last great fight for the bison pastures between the invading white race and the Sioux, the Cheyenne, and the Arapahoe

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The second volume of A Cycle of the West, dealing with the tragic defeat of the Plains Indians, includes The Song of the Indian Wars (1925) and The Song of the Messiah (1935). The former tells of "the period of migration and the last great fight for the bison pastures between the invading white race and the Sioux, the Cheyenne, and the Arapahoe," while the latter concerns "the conquered people and the worldly end of the last great dream." It closes with the battle of Wounded Knee, ending Indian resistance on the Plains.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803257344
Publisher:
University of Nebraska Press
Publication date:
01/28/1971
Series:
Cycle of the West Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
292
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.69(d)

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