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User Review  - Stahl-Ricco - LibraryThing

A powerful book, and a sad book. Black Elk tells of his life and in that story we learn so much! His peoples names for the months, the significance of circles to the native people, their customs and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Stahl-Ricco - LibraryThing

A powerful book, and a sad book. Black Elk tells of his life and in that story we learn so much! His peoples names for the months, the significance of circles to the native people, their customs and ... Read full review

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User Review  - nmele - LibraryThing

So I realized I'd heard about this book for many years but never read it--there it was in the free books box at a local used book store, so I took it and read it. I found it an engrossing read, but ... Read full review

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User Review  - dele2451 - LibraryThing

A very impressive and interesting literary accomplishment, especially given the technological, logistical, and societal constraints present when the original manuscript was published. During many ... Read full review

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User Review  - DrT - LibraryThing

Black Elk Speaks John G. Neihardt Why I picked up this book: Somebody I know brought this book into clinic and asked me to read it. Why I finished this book: When I began reading this book there was a ... Read full review

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User Review  - ces317 - LibraryThing

This book is the memoir of a Lakota Indian named Black Elk and the treatment of the Native Americans in the late 1800s and early 1900s by white settlers. This book was one of the most moving books I ... Read full review

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User Review  - earthlistener - LibraryThing

Despite the debate over the exact accuracy of this book, its still a nice read. Read full review

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User Review  - kcslade - LibraryThing

Black Elk tells about life in the last great days of the plains Indians and how that came to an end. Includes mystical dreams, etc. Read full review


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