Indian Fights and Fighters

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U of Nebraska Press, 1971 - History - 423 pages
Almost three decades of Plains history are here-the Powder River expedition, Beecher's Island, the Fetterman Massacre, campaigns of Crook, Custer, and Miles-in Brady's own words and in rare eyewitness accounts.
 

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Contents

chapter Page
3
THE TRAGEDY of Fort Phil KEARNEY
19
Forsyth AND The Rough Riders of 68
71
The Journey of the Scouts AND THE REscue
97
A Scouts Story of THE DEFENse of BeechERs
113
CARPENTER AND His BRUNETTEs The FIGHT
123
A FURTHER Discussion of THE BEAver CREEk AFFAIR
136
CARR AND TAll Bull At SuMMIT SpRINGs
170
ONE of the LAST MEN To See Custer Alive
263
THE PERsonAl Story of RAININTHEFace
279
Two INTERestiNG AFFAIRs
293
The FIRST Success
304
Miles GREAT CAMPAIGNING
319
WHAT THEY ARE THERE For A Sketch of GEN
339
AppENDix ABEING A FURTHER Discussion of GENERAL
359
Appendix BFURTHER LIGHT on the Conduct of MAJor
398

chapter Pace
183
GHT
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James T. King's other publications include War Eagle: A Life of General Eugene A. Carr.

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