Indian Fights and Fighters (Bison Book S)

By: Brady, Cyrus Townsend

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Originally published in 1904, "Indian Fights and Fighters" regularly appears in bibliographies of significant works on the history of the American West. Embracing almost three decades of Plains history, it contains not only Brady's clear, fast-paced accounts of the Plains wars, but also a number of eyewitness accounts, most of which were written especially for him and which are almost impossible to find elsewhere. The Powder River Expedition, the tragedy at Fort Phil Kearny, the Wagon Box Fight, the defense of Beecher's Island, the Fetterman Massacre, the battles of Washita and Summit Springs, and the campaigns of Crook, Custer, and Miles against the Sioux all are fully treated. The introduction by James T. King sketches Brady's career and evaluates his sources.

Title: Indian Fights and Fighters (Bison Book S)

Author Name: Brady, Cyrus Townsend

Categories: General,

Publisher: Bison Books:

ISBN Number: 0803257430

ISBN Number 13: 9780803257436

Binding: PAPERBACK

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: Z0803257430Z2

Description: 0803257430 Crisp, clean, unread paperback with light shelfwear to the covers and a publisher's mark to one edge - Nice!