The Killing of Chief Crazy Horse: Three Eyewitness Views

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Robert A. Clark, Carroll Friswold
U of Nebraska Press, 1988 - History - 152 pages
Arrested at Fort Robinson on September 5, 1877, Crazy Horse was fatally wounded by a bayonet. In this book the killing of Crazy Horse is viewed from three widely different perspectives. Eyewitness accounts combine to give The Killing of Chief Crazy Horse all the starkness and horror of classical tragedy.
 

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Contents

PREFACE TO THE BISON BOOK EDITION
9
INTRODUCTION BY ROBERT A CLARK
15
CHief HE DOG
43
The Portrait of the Chief
45
Obituary of Five Oglala Sioux Chiefs
69
The Account of the Chiefs Death
75
CHIEFTOUCH THE CLOUDs
85
CORRESPONDENCE OF DR VALENTINE McG1LLYCuDDY
87
William PHILO CLARK AND LITTLE HAwk
133
LIEUTENANT WILLIAM PHILO CLARK
137
WILLIAM GENTLES
143
INDEX
149
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Beate Hennig, Universitt Hamburg.

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