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Author Johnson, Troy R.

Title Red Power : the Native American civil rights movement / Troy R. Johnson.

Imprint New York : Chelsea House, c2007.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 323.1197 JOH    Available
Description 112 p. : ill. (some col.) map ; 25 cm.
Series Landmark events in Native American history
Landmark events in Native American history.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 100-105) and index.
Contents Introduction to the Red Power movement -- Wounded Knee Creek: 1890 -- Failed Indian policy and the birth of Red Power -- Murder on the "res" -- The occupation of "The Knee" -- Indian women at Wounded Knee -- Trials, prison, and the end of Red Power -- The legacy of Red Power and Wounded Knee.
Subject American Indian Movement -- History.
Indians of North America -- Politics and government.
Indians of North America -- Civil rights.
Indians of North America -- Government relations.
Wounded Knee Massacre, S.D., 1890.
Civil rights movements -- United States.
Wounded Knee (S.D.) -- History -- Indian occupation, 1973.
United States -- Race relations.
United States -- Politics and government.
ISBN 9780791093412 (hc.)
0791093417 (hc.)

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