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Author Manzione, Joseph, 1957-

Title "I am looking to the North for my life"--Sitting Bull, 1876-1881 / Joseph Manzione

Published Salt Lake City : University of Utah Press, [1991]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 172 pages) : illustrations
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Series University of Utah publications in the American West ; v. 25
University of Utah publications in the American West ; v. 25
Contents Peace is much more fatal to Indians than war : initial military operations in eastern Montana, 1876-1877 -- In another world, white men, but different from any I ever saw before : the Sioux seek asylum in the northwest Territories, winter 1877 -- A dangerous precedent : the Canadian Minister of the Interior visits Washington, D.C., summer 1877 -- You belong on the other side, this side belongs to us : the Terry Commission meets with the exiled Sioux, autumn 1877 -- These reports are wholly unfounded : rumors of invasion and war, winter and spring 1878 -- When there are no more buffalo or game, I will send my children to hunt and live on prairie mice : the politics of hunger, 1878-1880 -- The return of the Gall-Hearted Warriors : the Sioux surrender, 1880-1881
Summary What happened to the Sioux after the Little Bighorn. Illustrates how two countries, the United States and Canada, struggled to control their potentially explosive common border
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 154-157) and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Sitting Bull, 1831-1890.
Dakota Indians -- Biography.
Dakota Indians -- Government relations.
Dakota Indians -- Relocation.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 058511255X (electronic bk.)
9780585112558 (electronic bk.)