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Originally published in 1904, Indian Fights and Fighters regularly appears in bibliographies of significant works on the history of the American West. Embracing almost three decades of Plains history, it contains not only Brady's clear, fast-paced accounts of the Plains wars, but also a number of eyewitness accounts, most of which were written especially for him and whichOriginally published in 1904, Indian Fights and Fighters regularly appears in bibliographies of significant works on the history of the American West. Embracing almost three decades of Plains history, it contains not only Brady's clear, fast-paced accounts of the Plains wars, but also a number of eyewitness accounts, most of which were written especially for him and which are almost impossible to find elsewhere. The Powder River Expedition, the tragedy at Fort Phil Kearny, the Wagon Box Fight, the defense of Beecher's Island, the Fetterman Massacre, the battles of Washita and Summit Springs, and the campaigns of Crook, Custer, and Miles against the Sioux all are fully treated. The introduction by James T. King sketches Brady's career and evaluates his sources....

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ISBN : 9780803257436
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 475 Pages
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Indian Fights and Fighters Reviews

  • Fredrick Danysh
    2018-10-05 09:47

    A chronicle of the Indian wars in the American West and the men involved. It also briefly discusses the causes of the fights examined and the men involved as well as tactical decisions or lack there of.

  • Cws
    2018-09-24 11:01

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