Geronimo

Geronimo

A Biography

Book - 2009
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ABC-CLIO

The first biography of Geronimo aimed at the high school and undergraduate student audience, this book provides a balanced account of Geronimo's life in the context of key historical and cultural events of his lifetime.


The first biography of Geronimo aimed at the high school and undergraduate student audience, this book provides a balanced account of Geronimo's life in the context of key historical and cultural events of his lifetime.


• 8 illustrations

• Timeline

• Glossary

• Bibliography



Book News
Apache warrior Geronimo led one of the last major independent Indian uprisings, and personified the struggle of Native Americans during westward expansion. Aimed at high school and undergraduate students, this biography provides an account of Geronimo's life from his traditional Apache upbringing to his final days as a celebrity prisoner of war, within the context of key historical and cultural events of his lifetime, including Native American traditions. The biography draws on primary sources such as Geronimo's autobiography and contemporary newspaper accounts, and is illustrated with b&w historical photos. A timeline and a glossary are also included. Stout is a librarian at Pima Community College in Tucson. She has published six books on Native American tribes. Annotation ©2010 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Baker
& Taylor

Presents the life and accomplishments of the Apache leader who was caught between tribal traditions and new settlers' encroachment into Apache territory.

Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2009
ISBN: 9780313344541
031334454X
Branch Call Number: 92 G3196s 2009 TEEN
Characteristics: xvii, 140 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm

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