Saga of the Sioux : an adaptation from Dee Brown's Bury my heart at Wounded Knee
Source:Henry Holt and Co., Volume 1st, New York, p.208 (2011)
Call Number:Cubb Curr E81 .Z56 2011
Keywords:Indians of North America--Wars--West (U.S.), Indians of North America--Wars--West (U.S.)--Juvenile literature, Indians of North America--West (U.S.), Indians of North America--West (U.S.)--Juvenile literature, Native Americans--Wars--West (U.S.), Native Americans--West (U.S.), West (U.S.)--History, West (U.S.)--History--Juvenile literature
Contents: Who are the Sioux? -- War begins in Minnesota -- The Santees lose their homeland -- War comes to the Powder River -- Red Cloud's war -- The Fetterman massacre -- A treaty is signed -- Breaking the treaty of Fort Laramie -- Victory at Little Bighorn -- The death of Crazy Horse -- Sitting Bull returns home -- The death of Sitting Bull -- The massacre at Wounded Knee -- Bittersweet victory.; Summary: An illustrated adaptation for children of Brown's account of the systematic destruction of the American Indian during the second half of the nineteenth century.
Lexile measure 1140; Ages 11-15