Sitting Bull And the Paradox of Lakota Nationhood

Sitting Bull And the Paradox of Lakota Nationhood
$3.95 Shipping
List Price
75% Off
You Save

  • Condition: Good
  • Provider: firstclassbooks Contact
  • Provider Rating:
  • Ships From: Little Rock, AR
  • Shipping: Standard, Expedited
  • Comments: Used books cannot guarantee unused access codes or working CD's!

   30-day money back guarantee

Ask the provider about this item.

Most renters respond to questions in 48 hours or less.
The response will be emailed to you.
  • ISBN-13: 9780321421920
  • ISBN: 0321421922
  • Edition: 3
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall


Anderson, Gary C., Carnes, Mark C.


For many decades, historians have chalked up the results of Little Big Horn to Colonels Custers faulty strategy of attack, and remember Sitting Bull as the lame duck leader who triumphed only because of Custers mishap. Gary Clayton Anderson, in this riveting biography, reveals a new interpretation of this crucial conflict on the high plains. At a time when the American army quite reasonably believed that the Lakota Nation was powerless and defeated, Sitting Bull was a military and spiritual leader who rallied his nation to face Custers onslaught, attracting thousands of young Indians from the reservations that spring. No other leader of the Lakota reached the stature of Sitting Bull. He remained a staunch defender of his nation and way of life until his death, at the hands of Indian police, in 1890. Preferring death to cultural suffocation on what the government called an Indian reservation, Sitting Bulls life embodied the Native resistance to the confiscation of their land and their culture.Anderson, Gary C. is the author of 'Sitting Bull And the Paradox of Lakota Nationhood ', published 2006 under ISBN 9780321421920 and ISBN 0321421922.

[read more]

Questions about purchases?

You can find lots of answers to common customer questions in our FAQs

View a detailed breakdown of our shipping prices

Learn about our return policy

Still need help? Feel free to contact us

View college textbooks by subject
and top textbooks for college

The ValoreBooks Guarantee

The ValoreBooks Guarantee

With our dedicated customer support team, you can rest easy knowing that we're doing everything we can to save you time, money, and stress.