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The Indian wars of the West

Paul Iselin Wellman

The Indian wars of the West

by Paul Iselin Wellman

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Published by Indian Head Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Wars.,
  • West (U.S.) -- History.,
  • Southwest, New -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    A combined edition of two earlier volumes, Death on the prairie, and Death in the desert, originally published in 1947 under title: Death on horseback.

    Other titlesDeath on the prairie., Death in the desert., Death on horseback.
    StatementPaul I. Wellman.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination484 p. :
    Number of Pages484
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18197217M
    ISBN 100880298340
    OCLC/WorldCa27372526

      The showdown between the older Americans and the new — between two ways of life that were basically incompatible — was at hand. The besieged red man, with white civilization pressing in and a main source of livelihood — the buffalo — threatened with extinction, was faced with a fundamental choice: surrender or fight. Many chose to fight, and over the course of some 25 years the The Earth is Weeping: The Epic Story of the Indian Wars for the American West Peter Cozzens. Knopf, $35 (p) ISBN New Coronavirus Updates for the Book ://

    True West was still published by Bob Evans Publications’ offices in Stillwater, Oklahoma; Arizona Highways had a subscriber base over , (over 52 percent out-of-state subscribers); and my professors in the history depart ment were simultaneously touting the Internet as the future of history research while encouraging all of us to abandon   Includes bibliographical references (page ) and index Clash of cultures -- Into the West -- The West at war -- Against the backdrop of the Civil War -- Indian wars of the postwar decade -- The campaign and the Great Sioux War -- A culture eclipsed -- The Southwest, the last theater --

    At the peak of the nineteenth-century Indian wars, the army had an effective strength of something less than fifteen thousand men, yet its soldiers manned one hundred thirty-six forts, posts, camps, and cantonments; sixteen arsenals and armories; and three recruiting and one engineer :// The Indian Wars Books on America's Old West: A colorful chronicle of the American West, this book brings to life General John Gibbon's experiences on the western frontier - as he first encountered it in , and as he campaigned and scouted through the West during the


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