True Stories of Apache Life,1860-1920Book - 2017
Short historical essays provide insights into late nineteenth century Apache culture, history, and supernatural beliefs as the great western migration after the Civil War swept over the Apache bands in the late nineteenth century resulting in immense pressure for their cultures to change or vanish.
From Library Staff
Geronimo once infuriated fellow warriors by cowering with women during a shootout with Mexican troops. Tonkawa Gray Lizard, who, with Chiricahua scout Massai, escaped transport to Florida by leaping from a moving train, ruined their carefully prepared deer-stomach water vessel by falling into pri... Read More »