The Resource Wild life on the plains and horrors of Indian warfare : being a complete history of Indian life, warfare and adventure in America, making specially prominent the late Indian war, with full descriptions of the messiah craze, ghost dance, life of Sitting Bull : the whole forms an authentic and complete history of the savage races in America : their illustrious leaders, their beliefs, manners and customs, comprising terrible battles, wonderful escapes, thrilling tales of heroism, daring exploits, wonderful fortitude, etc., etc., by a corps of competent authors and artists

Wild life on the plains and horrors of Indian warfare : being a complete history of Indian life, warfare and adventure in America, making specially prominent the late Indian war, with full descriptions of the messiah craze, ghost dance, life of Sitting Bull : the whole forms an authentic and complete history of the savage races in America : their illustrious leaders, their beliefs, manners and customs, comprising terrible battles, wonderful escapes, thrilling tales of heroism, daring exploits, wonderful fortitude, etc., etc., by a corps of competent authors and artists

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Wild life on the plains and horrors of Indian warfare : being a complete history of Indian life, warfare and adventure in America, making specially prominent the late Indian war, with full descriptions of the messiah craze, ghost dance, life of Sitting Bull : the whole forms an authentic and complete history of the savage races in America : their illustrious leaders, their beliefs, manners and customs, comprising terrible battles, wonderful escapes, thrilling tales of heroism, daring exploits, wonderful fortitude, etc., etc.
Title
Wild life on the plains and horrors of Indian warfare
Title remainder
being a complete history of Indian life, warfare and adventure in America, making specially prominent the late Indian war, with full descriptions of the messiah craze, ghost dance, life of Sitting Bull : the whole forms an authentic and complete history of the savage races in America : their illustrious leaders, their beliefs, manners and customs, comprising terrible battles, wonderful escapes, thrilling tales of heroism, daring exploits, wonderful fortitude, etc., etc.
Statement of responsibility
by a corps of competent authors and artists
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UPB
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1839-1876
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Custer, George A.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1812-1877
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  • Lee, John Doyle
  • Corps of competent authors and artists
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  • Crook, George
  • Sitting Bull
  • Indians of North America
  • West (U.S.)
  • Mountain Meadows Massacre, Utah, 1857
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Wild life on the plains and horrors of Indian warfare : being a complete history of Indian life, warfare and adventure in America, making specially prominent the late Indian war, with full descriptions of the messiah craze, ghost dance, life of Sitting Bull : the whole forms an authentic and complete history of the savage races in America : their illustrious leaders, their beliefs, manners and customs, comprising terrible battles, wonderful escapes, thrilling tales of heroism, daring exploits, wonderful fortitude, etc., etc., by a corps of competent authors and artists
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Publication
Note
  • A reprint, with additional chapters, of George Armstrong Custer's "My life on the plains"
  • Printed in St. Louis in 1891 with the following imprints: Excelsior Publishing Co., Pease-Taylor, Sun Publishing Co., North American, Royal Publishing Co., Continental Publishing Company. Excelsior seems to be the primary publisher
  • 60 leaves of plates included in paging
  • Chapter 28-29. "The Messiah craze" and "The Sioux Outbreak" added to the 1886 edition
Extent
1 online resource (592 pages
Form of item
online
Note
  • Mountain Meadow Massacre material taken from "Mormonism unveiled" by John D. Lee.
  • Bound in gilt and black stamped illustrated brown cloth.
  • HBLL copy 2 is a photocopy.
  • BOOK REPAIR: detaching cover, hbll c.3.
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits)
Specific material designation
remote
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Wild life on the plains and horrors of Indian warfare : being a complete history of Indian life, warfare and adventure in America, making specially prominent the late Indian war, with full descriptions of the messiah craze, ghost dance, life of Sitting Bull : the whole forms an authentic and complete history of the savage races in America : their illustrious leaders, their beliefs, manners and customs, comprising terrible battles, wonderful escapes, thrilling tales of heroism, daring exploits, wonderful fortitude, etc., etc., by a corps of competent authors and artists
Link
Publication
Note
  • A reprint, with additional chapters, of George Armstrong Custer's "My life on the plains"
  • Printed in St. Louis in 1891 with the following imprints: Excelsior Publishing Co., Pease-Taylor, Sun Publishing Co., North American, Royal Publishing Co., Continental Publishing Company. Excelsior seems to be the primary publisher
  • 60 leaves of plates included in paging
  • Chapter 28-29. "The Messiah craze" and "The Sioux Outbreak" added to the 1886 edition
Extent
1 online resource (592 pages
Form of item
online
Note
  • Mountain Meadow Massacre material taken from "Mormonism unveiled" by John D. Lee.
  • Bound in gilt and black stamped illustrated brown cloth.
  • HBLL copy 2 is a photocopy.
  • BOOK REPAIR: detaching cover, hbll c.3.
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits)
Specific material designation
remote

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