Cheyenne Autumn

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University of Nebraska Press, Jan 1, 1992 - Biography & Autobiography - 290 pages
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In the autumn of 1878 a band of Cheyenne Indians set out from Indian Territory, where they had been sent by the U.S. government, to return to their homeland in the Yellowstone country. This saga of their heart-breaking fifteen-hundred-mile flight is by the author of Crazy Horse: The Strange Man of the Oglalas and Old Jules, also available as Bison Books.

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User Review  - Mark - Goodreads

Cheyenne Autumn, by Mari Sandoz, 1953. This is a brilliant, painstaking, moving book. A history as the Greeks understood history, I think literature that brings us an understanding of our past, and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Mike - Goodreads

Powerful and tragic, this is an deeply moving book. The history and the writing deserved more time than I gave it (the book is overdue and has a pending request, so I read it in a couple of days). I highly recommend it. Read full review


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