Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee
  • Release Date : 01 January 1991
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Genre : Indians of North America
  • Pages : 487 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9780099526407
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Download or read book entitled Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee by author: Dee Alexander Brown which was release on 01 January 1991 and published by Random House with total page 487 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The American West, 1860-1890: years of broken promises, disillusionment, war and massacre. Beginning with the Long Walk of the Navajos and ending with the massacre of Sioux at Wounded Knee, this extraordinary book tells how the American Indians lost their land, lives and liberty to white settlers pushing westward. Woven into a an engrossing saga of cruelty, treachery and violence are the fascinating stories of such legendary figures as Sitting Bull, Cochise, Crazy Horse and Geronimo. First published in 1970, Dee Brown's brutal and compelling narrative changed the way people thought about the original inhabitants of America, and focused attention on a national disgrace.