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38 NOOSES: Lincoln, Little Crow, and the Beginning of the Frontier's End

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

An exploration of the violent downfall of Little Crow's Dakota nation at the hands of American soldiers.Washington Post contributor Berg (Writing and Literature/George Mason Univ.; Grand Avenues: The Story of the French Visionary Who Designed Washington, D.C., 2007) focuses on the rising escalation between the Dakota people and white settlers, a conflict that came to a head in the summer of 1862 ... Read full review

Review: 38 Nooses: Lincoln, Little Crow, and the Beginning of the Frontier's End

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Stephen Hubbard

“A nation which sowed robbery would reap a harvest of blood.” ~ Bishop Henry Whipple, letter to Abraham Lincoln, March 1862 In August of 1862, President Lincoln is weighed heavily by continued criticisms of his slave ideology and by the danger of a Confederate invasion of the North by Robert E. Lee. Lincoln's commanding general, George B. McClellan, has been slow in his movements and growing more ... Read full review

Review: 38 Nooses; Lincoln, Little Crow, and the Beginning of the Frontier's End

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com

38 Nooses; Lincoln, Little Crow, and the Beginning of the Frontier's End by Scott W. Berg Publication Date: December 4, 2012 Genres: History Hardcover: 384 pages Publisher: Pantheon ISBN10: 0307377245 ISBN13: 9780307377241 Recommend Twitter Email Print ShareThis Comment Scott W. Berg Biography Bibliography Find a Book View all | By Author | By Genre | By Date More to Read The Anatomist: A ... Read full review

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