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Saga of the Sioux : an adaptation from Dee Brown's Bury my heart at Wounded Knee

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

Henry Holt and Co., Volume 1st, New York, p.208 (2011)

Call Number:

Cubb Curr E81 .Z56 2011

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/9625067

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

Abstract:

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.

Publication Language:

eng

Notes:

Lexile measure 1140; Ages 11-15