Bury my heart at Wounded Knee: an Indian history of the American West

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Now a special 30th-anniversary edition in both hardcover and paperback, the classic bestselling history "The New York Times" called "Original, remarkable, and finally heartbreaking...Impossible to put down" "Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee" is Dee Brown's eloquent, fully documented account of the systematic destruction of the American Indian during the second half of the nineteenth century. A national bestseller in hardcover for more than a year after its initial publication, it has sold almost four million copies and has been translated into seventeen languages. For this elegant thirtieth-anniversary edition -- published in both hardcover and paperback -- Brown has contributed an incisive new preface. Using council records, autobiographies, and firsthand descriptions, Brown allows the great chiefs and warriors of the Dakota, Ute, Sioux, Cheyenne, and other tribes to tell us in their own words of the battles, massacres, and broken treaties that finally left them demoralized and defeated. A unique and disturbing narrative told with force and clarity, "Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee "changed forever our vision of how the West was really won.
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9780805086843
9781453274149
9781483066486
9780805017304
9781402760662
9780805010459
9780805066692
9780805066340
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subject_facet Indians of North America -- Wars -- West (U.S.), Indians of North America -- West (U.S.), Indians of North America -- West (U.S.) -- History, Indians of North America -- West (U.S.) -- Wars, West (U.S.) -- History
title_display Bury my heart at Wounded Knee : an Indian history of the American West
title_full Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee An Indian History of the American West, Bury my heart at Wounded Knee : an Indian history of the American West / Dee Brown, Bury my heart at Wounded Knee : an Indian history of the American West / Dee Brown ; with a foreword by Hampton Sides, Bury my heart at Wounded Knee : an Indian history of the American West / by Dee Brown
title_short Bury my heart at Wounded Knee :
title_sub an Indian history of the American West
topic_facet History, Indians of North America, Nonfiction, Wars