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Author Sandoz, Mari, 1896-1966, author.

Title The buffalo hunters : the story of the hide men / by Mari Sandoz ; introduction to the Bison Books edition by Michael Punke.

Publication Info. Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2008]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    978.02 SAN 2008    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition 2nd edition.
Description xii, 372 pages ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Originally published in 1954. With new introduction.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-372).
Contents The portentous men of 'sixty-seven -- Lord of the plains -- A revenge and new markets -- Big guns and a roaring blizzard -- The royal hunt -- Dodge City, the daughter of the hide men -- Southward into Indian country -- Attack on adobe walls -- Toward the Brazos -- Two big kills -- Dead men and Comanche yells -- The eden of the animals -- The time of the flights -- Along the winter Yellowstone -- The end of the dream.
Subject Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.).
American bison hunting -- History -- 19th century.
Hunters -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century.
Pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century.
Indians of North America -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century.
West (U.S.) -- History -- 1860-1890.
West (U.S.) -- Environmental conditions.
ISBN 9780803218802 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
080321880X (pbk. ; alk. paper)

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