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Review: In the Spirit of Crazy Horse

User Review  - Siobhan Noble - Goodreads

picked up this book after enjoying Mathiessen's book "The Snow Leopard" and was instantly hooked. Mathiessen's abilities as a writer and a storyteller make this huge book a fascinating page-turner ... Read full review

Review: In the Spirit of Crazy Horse

User Review  - Ana - Goodreads

Matthiesen is an incredible writer and investigative journalist. It was outrageous to learn more about the inhumane, dishonest, and even savage treatment Native Americans have suffered at the hands of ... Read full review

Review: In the Spirit of Crazy Horse

User Review  - Karis North - Goodreads

Detailed almost to the point of excrutiating, but overall excellent recitation of the events leading up to the killing of 2 FBI agents in Oglala, on the Pine Ridge Reservation. Matthiesen's research ... Read full review

Review: In the Spirit of Crazy Horse

User Review  - Lisa - Goodreads

There is real tradegy in the story of Native Amerians. I think most of us are familiar with the final removal of Native Americans during the 19th century but what happened after that? What's the rest ... Read full review

Review: In the Spirit of Crazy Horse

User Review  - Ian - Goodreads

I don't think you can hold the shortcomings of this book against Matthiessen. As with any complicated, partisan event, each perspective offers only one piece of the patchwork. And this is an important ... Read full review

Review: In the Spirit of Crazy Horse

User Review  - Roy - Goodreads

The history of the US gov't treatment of traditional Indian peoples on the 'rise' supported by the American Indian Movement. PM focuses on the FBI assault (CONINTELPRO) on the Lakota Pine Ridge ... Read full review

Review: In the Spirit of Crazy Horse

User Review  - Sasha - Goodreads

If you want to learn about what the FBI did to the American Indian Movement in the 1960s and 1970s with COINTELPRO and you want to learn about the events that led to the wrongful imprisonment of ... Read full review

Review: In the Spirit of Crazy Horse

User Review  - Patrick Bridegam - Goodreads

Great book. Detailed non-fiction about the FBI reaction to Native American rights movements in the 1960s and 1970s, focusing on the obviously unjust extradition and trial of Leonard Peltier (who is ... Read full review

Review: In the Spirit of Crazy Horse

User Review  - Jenni Wieland - Goodreads

Ok, this is kind of a tough read. A comprehensive report primarily from the Native perspective on the entire history of the American government's dealings with the Sioux nation, this book was actually ... Read full review


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