The Sioux uprising of 1862

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Minnesota Historical Society Press, 1976 - Social Science - 102 pages
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Also known as the Dakota Conflict and the Dakota War of 1862, this bloody and tragic episode in Minnesota's history was one of a series of Indian wars on the Northern Plains that did not end until 1890 with the infamous Battle of Wounded Knee in South Dakota.

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This is a basic book on the Dakota War. It is only about 90 pages long, and does not go into great depth. As an introduction to the Dakota Uprising, Minnesota Indian history, or Indian wars, this book ... Read full review

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August 17 1862
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T Attacks on Fort Ridgely
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Frontier Forts and CitizenSoldiers
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Copyright

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