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The Resource The last stand : Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn, Nathaniel Philbrick

The last stand : Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn, Nathaniel Philbrick

Label
The last stand : Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn
Title
The last stand
Title remainder
Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn
Statement of responsibility
Nathaniel Philbrick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Author Nathaniel Philbrick reveals the context and realities of George Armstrong Custer's unexpected 1876 defeat at the hands of his Indian enemies under Sitting Bull in the last stand of the Sioux and Cheyenne Indian nations
Member of
Summary
Analyzes the characters and contributions of the Plains Indians leader and one of the Union's greatest cavalry officers while explaining how the conflict forged a Native American alliance and set the stage for the confinement of major tribal leaders on reservations
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2011.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2010
Biography type
contains biographical information
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345202
Cataloging source
KyBuM
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Philbrick, Nathaniel
Dewey number
  • 973.8
  • 973.8/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
9-12
Intended audience source
Medialog, Inc
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Wheeler Publishing large print hardcover
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  • Custer, George A.
  • Sitting Bull
  • Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876
  • Black Hills War, 1876-1877
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn
Label
The last stand : Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn, Nathaniel Philbrick
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 769-847)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20227818
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
855 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410426512
Lccn
2010003422
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(KyBuM)mlg64331969
Label
The last stand : Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn, Nathaniel Philbrick
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 769-847)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20227818
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
855 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410426512
Lccn
2010003422
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(KyBuM)mlg64331969

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