Killing Custer

The Battle of Little Big Horn and the Fate of the Plains Indians by James Welch

Publisher: Tandem Library

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • United States - 19th Century/Old West,
  • United States - Reconstruction Period (1865-1877),
  • History - U.S.
The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9425885M
ISBN 101417703687
ISBN 109781417703685
OCLC/WorldCa176878951

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Hey there, book lover. out of 5 stars Killing Custer a good over view of the indian point of view. Reviewed in the United States on Ap Having just visited the Little Bighorn Battlefield in March (not recommended: cold!).

My husband and I have started reading more about the battle, Custer and the Indians. This is one of four books we picked up on the /5(16). The book, "Killing Custer," is a worthy effort, told largely from the perspective of the Plains Indians who fought the famous battle.

Of course the effort cannot be wholly successful. Eric Remarque could re-create the World War I experiences in the German trenches ("All Quiet on the Western Front") because he was there/5.

Killing Custer is Margaret Coels 17th novel in the Wind River Mystery series, and I loved it. She imparts the history of the Arapaho and Cheyenne tribes of the 19th and 21st centuries with an obvious appreciation of and respect for their cultures, particularly as they endured grave dangers and continual challenges.4/5.

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Telling of the pride and desperation of a people /5(4). In his first nonfiction work, noted Native American novelist Welch (The Indian Lawyer,etc.) stretches the boundaries of history.

With the research assistance of Stekler, Welch offers a sweeping history of the American West based on work the pair did for their PBS documentary, The Last Stand.

Though centered on the Battle of the Little Big Horn, in which. Killing Custer. Killing Custer. looks at the multiple sides of a complicated historical story. Welch and Stekler present to readers the complex humanity of all participants, demonstrating the terrible capabilities which might reside within us all.

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Since the publication of the book in the public attitude has certainly shifted because of books like Killing Custer and the fairer treatment of the Indians in movies (Little Big Man in the 70s and Dances with Wolves in the 90s and recently Hostiles while inaccurate in many ways do show Indians in a more favorable light.).

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY Bestseller Coel's 17th Wind River mystery featuring Fr. John O'Malley and lawyer Vicky Holden (after 's Buffalo Bill's Dead) starts off with a bang a gunshot that kills General Custer impersonator Edward Garrett while he's riding his horse in a Lander, Wyo., parade/5(28). George Armstrong Custer (December 5, – J ) was a United States Army officer and cavalry commander in the American Civil War and the American Indian Wars.

Custer graduated from West Point in at the bottom of his class, but as the Civil War was just starting, trained officers were in immediate demand. He worked closely with General Buried: Initially on the battlefield;, Later reinterred.

Get this from a library. Killing Custer. [Margaret Coel] -- When Colin Morningside, a descendant of Crazy Horse, is accused of murdering a General Armstrong Custer impersonator, Father John O'Malley and Vicky Holden must find the truth, which leads them into.

My reply doesn't have much to do with the topic at hand (Killing Custer) but more about Windolph. Windolph was a Benteen man. Benteen was his company commander and the man who would eventually promote him to sergeant. That his comments were anti-Custer doesn't really surprise me.

About Killing Custer Arapaho attorney Vicky Holden and Father John O’Malley are caught between two cultures that won’t let go of the past—and a killer who won’t leave any witnesses On the anniversary of the Battle of the Little Bighorn, Colonel Edward Garrett, a well- known Custer impersonator, leads a troop of reenactors in a.

Get this from a library. Killing Custer. [James Welch; Paul Jeffrey Stekler] -- The Battle of Little Bighorn and the Fate of the Plains Indians. "KILLING CUSTER is an inventive title to a modern story that links a historical event with its perceived effects on today's people.

The book is a quick and compelling read, with twists and plot turns of the best mysteries in the library.". General George Custer's attack on a huge encampment of Plains Indians has gone down as the most disastrous defeat in American history. Much less understood is how disastrous it was for the "victors, " the Sioux and Cheyenne under the leadership of Sitting Bull: within fifteen years all Native Americans were confined to reservations, their culture in ruins/5(2).

Killing Custer by James Welch; Paul Stekler. Norton & Company, Incorporated, W. W., Hardcover. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition.

Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. The dust jacket is missing.

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