Once They Moved Like The Wind: Cochise, Geronimo, And The Apache Wars
Of the many tales of conflict and warfare between the U.S. government and the Indian tribes, perhaps none is more dramatic or revealing than the story of the Apache wars. Those wars were the final episode in the U.S. government's subjugation of the indigenous peoples; the surrender of Geronimo in 1886 effectively ended the Indian wars.
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Once they moved like the wind: Cochise, Geronimo, and the Apache warsUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Roberts, whose previous books have focused on mountaineering and travel, tells the story of the Chiricahua Apache resistance to the encroachments of the whites in post-Civil War frontier America ... Read full review
Review: Once They Moved Like The Wind: Cochise, Geronimo, And The Apache WarsUser Review - John - Goodreads
A wonderfully detailed book that chronicles the attrocities and stories of all sides involved in the Apache Wars... I have no doubt that there is a bias in this book and that Roberts looks more favourably upon the Native Americans, yet this does not detract from the tale at all. Read full review