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Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee: The Illustrated Edition: An Indian History of the American West - Dee Brown, Hampton Sides
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee: The Illustrated Edition: An Indian History of the American West
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Dee Brown's eloquent, meticulously documented account of the systematic destruction of the American Indian became a publishing phenomenon when first published in 1970. Now in paperback, this stunningly illustrated edition showcases more than 300 images, including maps, drawings, paintings,... show more
Dee Brown's eloquent, meticulously documented account of the systematic destruction of the American Indian became a publishing phenomenon when first published in 1970. Now in paperback, this stunningly illustrated edition showcases more than 300 images, including maps, drawings, paintings, portraits, and photographs of notable sites and sacred battlefields. Excerpts from such acclaimed books as Where White Men Fear to Tread, along with essays by notable historians and Native American leaders like Joseph Marshall III, enhance the original text. 
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781402793370 (1402793375)
Publisher: Sterling Signature
Pages no: 560
Edition language: English
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Edward
Edward rated it
0.0 Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee: An American History of the American West
MapList of IllustrationsIntroduction--Bury My Heart At Wounded KneeNotesBibliographyIndex
sfgale
sfgale rated it
5.0 Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee: An Indian History of the American West
Very good story of the near extinction of Native American Indians in the late 1800s. Extremely sad, and makes you wonder what hope there is for the human race in general when you read this type of story. Really made me think about the plight of others. Each chapter tells part of the story, usually f...
Chrissie's Books
Chrissie's Books rated it
4.0 Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee
Audiobook was available at Downpour for only USD5.95. Excellent narration by Grover Gardner.DEVASTATING. Very difficult reading. Dense. I am very glad it was written and that I have read it. The language used is perfect. I don't know how to properly convey to what extent this book upset me. Everyone...
spoko
spoko rated it
A sweeping work of history, which I would have enjoyed even more if I were better with names. Brown recounts the interactions between native Americans and European immigrants almost as a series of episodes, and if you don't keep the names straight, it can sound a lot like the same things happening o...
The Fangirl
The Fangirl rated it
It's been fifteen years since I first read this. I think it's time to make myself cry with it again.
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