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Bury my heart at Wounded Knee: an Indian history of the American West
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Published:
New York : Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1971, c1970.
Physical Desc:
xvii, 487 pages : ill., music, ports. ; 25 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 7.9 - AR Pts: 27
Lexile measure:
1160L
Status:
Description
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee is Dee Brown's eloquent, fully documented account of the systematic destruction of the American Indian during the second half of the nineteenth century. A national bestseller in hardcover for more than a year after its initial publication, it has sold almost four million copies and has been translated into seventeen languages. For this elegant thirtieth anniversary hardcover edition, Brown has contributed an incisive new preface. Using council records, autobiographies, and firsthand descriptions, Brown allows the great chiefs and warriors of the Dakota, Ute, Sioux, Cheyenne, and other tribes to tell us in their own words of the battles, massacres, and broken treaties that finally left them demoralized and defeated. A unique and disturbing narrative told with force and clarity, Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee changed forever our vision of how the West was really won.
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Format:
Book
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
ISBN:
0030853222 :
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 7.9, 27 Points
Lexile measure:
1160

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 465-473) and index.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Brown, D. (19711970). Bury my heart at Wounded Knee: an Indian history of the American West. New York, Holt, Rinehart & Winston.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Brown, Dee, 1908-2002. 19711970. Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee: An Indian History of the American West. New York, Holt, Rinehart & Winston.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Brown, Dee, 1908-2002, Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee: An Indian History of the American West. New York, Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 19711970.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Brown, Dee. Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee: An Indian History of the American West. New York, Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 19711970.

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