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The Resource The last Indian war : the Nez Perce story, Elliott West

The last Indian war : the Nez Perce story, Elliott West

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The last Indian war : the Nez Perce story
Title
The last Indian war
Title remainder
the Nez Perce story
Statement of responsibility
Elliott West
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This newest volume in Oxford's acclaimed Pivotal Moments series offers an unforgettable portrait of the Nez Perce War of 1877, the last great Indian conflict in American history. It was, as Elliott West shows, a tale of courage and ingenuity, of desperate struggle and shattered hope, of short-sighted government action and a doomed flight to freedom. To tell the story, West begins with the early history of the Nez Perce and their years of friendly relations with white settlers. In an initial treaty, the Nez Perce were promised a large part of their ancestral homeland, but the discovery of gold
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
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1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
West, Elliott
Dewey number
973.8/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
Index
index present
LC call number
E83.877
LC item number
.W47 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Pivotal moments in American history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Joseph
  • Nez Percé Indians
  • Nez Percé Indians
  • Big Hole, Battle of the, Mont., 1877
Target audience
general
Label
The last Indian war : the Nez Perce story, Elliott West
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-380) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 397 pages
Isbn
9780195136753
Lccn
2008-51382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MPL copy provided by funds from the Friends of the Library Endowment Fund.
Other physical details
illustrated, maps, plans
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm255902883
  • (OCoLC)255902883
Label
The last Indian war : the Nez Perce story, Elliott West
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-380) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 397 pages
Isbn
9780195136753
Lccn
2008-51382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MPL copy provided by funds from the Friends of the Library Endowment Fund.
Other physical details
illustrated, maps, plans
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm255902883
  • (OCoLC)255902883

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