Little Bighorn Remembered

Little Bighorn Remembered

The Untold Indian Story of Custer's Last Stand

Book - 1999
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Baker & Taylor
A comprehensive account of the Battle of Little Bighorn based on never-before-published reports by the Indians who fought for and against Custer is complemented by more than two hundred maps, period photographs, drawings, and more. 30,000 first printing.

Book News
In this beautifully illustrated volume, Viola (Curator Emeritus of the Smithsonian Institution and former director of the National Anthropological Archives) answers many lingering questions about the Battle of Little Bighorn in 1876 by publishing the oral histories previously shared only among tribe members, especially the Cheyenne. He also presents 40 color drawings of the battle by Red Horse, an unknown account of Custer's movements collected in 1908 from the Crow scouts by photographer Edward E. Curtis, new archaelogical artifacts from the Reno battlefield, and recently discovered letters written during the campaign. Contains about 200 maps, photographs, reproductions, and drawings. Oversize: 9.25x12. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

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Eyewitness accounts by Native Americans, archaeological evidence, and archival materials combine to offer new perspective on the Battle of Little Bighorn

Publisher: New York : Times Books, c1999
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780812932560
Branch Call Number: 973.82 V811L 1999
Characteristics: xiii, 239 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 31 cm
Alternative Title: Little Big Horn remembered


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