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The Resource The last Indian war : the Nez Perce story, Elliott West

The last Indian war : the Nez Perce story, Elliott West

Label
The last Indian war : the Nez Perce story
Title
The last Indian war
Title remainder
the Nez Perce story
Statement of responsibility
Elliott West
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Describes Nez Percâe culture and their friendly relations with whites; recounts the move to put them on reservations and their almost successful escape to Canada; and argues that Indian removal was part of a policy to unify North and South
Award
Western Heritage Award for Outstanding Nonfiction Book, 2010.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
307012
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
West, Elliott
Dewey number
973.8/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
Index
index present
LC call number
E83.877
LC item number
.W47 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Pivotal moments in American history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Joseph
  • Nez Percé Indians
  • Nez Percé Indians
  • Big Hole, Battle of the, Mont., 1877
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the Nez Perce story
Label
The last Indian war : the Nez Perce story, Elliott West
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-380) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Real people -- Marks of friendship -- The place of the butterflies -- "God named this land to us" -- Gold, prophecy, and the Steal Treaty -- "Conquering by kindness" -- "It will have to be war!" -- Maneuvering and scrapping -- Ways of life, ways of war -- Leaving home -- Big hole -- Toward Buffalo country -- War in Wonderland -- "The best skirmishers in the world" -- Toward the medicine line -- Under the bear's paw -- Going to hell -- Eeikish Pan and return
Control code
739139
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 397 pages
Isbn
9780195136753
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2008051382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, plans
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780195136753
  • (OCoLC)255902883
Label
The last Indian war : the Nez Perce story, Elliott West
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-380) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Real people -- Marks of friendship -- The place of the butterflies -- "God named this land to us" -- Gold, prophecy, and the Steal Treaty -- "Conquering by kindness" -- "It will have to be war!" -- Maneuvering and scrapping -- Ways of life, ways of war -- Leaving home -- Big hole -- Toward Buffalo country -- War in Wonderland -- "The best skirmishers in the world" -- Toward the medicine line -- Under the bear's paw -- Going to hell -- Eeikish Pan and return
Control code
739139
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 397 pages
Isbn
9780195136753
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2008051382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, plans
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780195136753
  • (OCoLC)255902883

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