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Title Warriors and pioneers / collected and edited by T.J. Stiles ; with an introduction by Richard Maxwell Brown.

Imprint New York, NY : Berkley Pub. Group, c1996.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    978 WAR    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xxi, 346 p. : maps ; 23 cm.
Series In their own words
In their own words (Berkley Publishing Group)
Note "A Perigee book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Across the Great Plains / Francis Parkman, Jr. -- Settling Oregon / Jesse A. Applegate -- California Gold Rush / General William T. Sherman -- Struggle of Old Joseph / Chief Joseph -- Pioneers / Fanny Kelly -- Invaders / Generals Henry H. Sibley and Alfred Sully -- Captive / Fanny Kelly -- Sand Creek Massacre / William M. Breakenridge -- Railroad building and buffalo killing / Buffalo Bill Cody -- Winter campaign / General Philip H. Sheridan -- Battle of the Washita / General George A. Custer -- Vanquished / General Philip H. Sheridan -- Wild Bill Hickok / General George A. Custer -- Up the Chisholm Trail / John Wesley Hardin.
Rangers clean up Kimble County / J. B. Gillett -- Out of the Black Hills / Wooden Leg -- Battle of the Rosebud / John F. Finerty / Custer's Last Stand / Two Moons -- After the victory / Wooden Leg -- Chasing Sitting Bull / General Nelson A. Miles -- Last days of the Northern Cheyennes / Wooden Leg -- Great trek of the Nez Perces / Chief Joseph -- Makng of the cattle country / Theodore Roosevelt -- Sheriff of Johnson County / Frank M. Canton -- Our first fight with the Apaches / J. B. Gillett -- Making of a warrior / Geronimo -- Coming of the white men / Geronimo -- Bringing in Geronimo / Lieutenant Britton Davis -- Civiv War in New Mexico / George W. Coe.
Five-day battle / George W. Coe -- Hunt for Billy the Kid / Pat F. Garrett -- Final outbreak / Lieutenant Britton Davis -- Chase / Lieutenant Marion P. Maus -- Surprise attack / Tom Horn -- Miles takes command / Lieutenant Britton Davis -- On the run / Geronimo -- Last surrender / Lieutenant Britton Davis / Final reckoning / Emmett Dalton.
Subject Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) -- Sources.
Pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.
Soldiers -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.
Indians of North America -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.
West (U.S.) -- History -- Sources.
Added Author Stiles, T. J.
ISBN 0399519882 (pbk.) : $14.00

 
    
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