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The Resource The last stand : Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn, Nathaniel Philbrick

The last stand : Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn, Nathaniel Philbrick

Label
The last stand : Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn
Title
The last stand
Title remainder
Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn
Statement of responsibility
Nathaniel Philbrick
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The bestselling author of "Mayflower" sheds new light on one of the iconic stories of the American West, reminding readers that the Battle of the Little Bighorn was also, even in victory, the last stand for the Sioux and Cheyenne Indian nations
Summary
Analyzes the characters and contributions of the Plains Indians leader and one of the Union's greatest cavalry officers while explaining how the conflict forged a Native American alliance and set the stage for the confinement of major tribal leaders on reservations
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2011.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2010
Biography type
contains biographical information
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345202
Cataloging source
DMM
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Philbrick, Nathaniel
Dewey number
973.8/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E83.876
LC item number
.P47 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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OverDrive, Inc
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Custer, George A.
  • Sitting Bull
  • Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876
  • Dakota Indians
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn
Label
The last stand : Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn, Nathaniel Philbrick
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 419-446) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
At the flood -- The dream -- Hard ass -- The dance -- The scout -- The blue pencil line -- The approach -- The crow's nest -- Into the valley -- Reno's charge -- To the hill -- Still point -- The forsaken -- Grazing his horses -- The last stand -- The river of nightmares -- Libbie's house
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 466 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101190111
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe EPUB)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, plans
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn642828530
  • (OCoLC)642828530
Label
The last stand : Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn, Nathaniel Philbrick
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 419-446) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
At the flood -- The dream -- Hard ass -- The dance -- The scout -- The blue pencil line -- The approach -- The crow's nest -- Into the valley -- Reno's charge -- To the hill -- Still point -- The forsaken -- Grazing his horses -- The last stand -- The river of nightmares -- Libbie's house
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 466 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101190111
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe EPUB)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, plans
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn642828530
  • (OCoLC)642828530
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