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Wounded Knee massacre from viewpoint of the Sioux

McGregor, James H.

Wounded Knee massacre from viewpoint of the Sioux

by McGregor, James H.

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Published by Wirth Bros. in Baltimore, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wounded Knee Massacre, S.D., 1890.,
  • Dakota Indians.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James H. McGregor.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination140 p.
    Number of Pages140
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17772931M

    Dewey Beard or Wasú Máza ("Iron Hail", –) was a Minneconjou Lakota who fought in the Battle of Little Bighorn as a teenager. After George Armstrong Custer's defeat, Wasu Maza followed Sitting Bull into exile in Canada and then back to South Dakota where he lived on the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation (in Dewey and Ziebach counties).. Iron Hail joined the Ghost Dance movement and Battles/wars: Battle of the Little Big Horn. Richardson (History/Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst; West from Appomattox: The Reconstruction of America after the Civil War, , etc.) argues that the Wounded Knee massacre was a direct result of Gilded Age political expediency. The author examines partisan wrangling in the decades after the Civil War that observers of the current scene will find all too : Heather Cox Richardson.

    The Wounded Knee Massacre: Landmarks of the American Mosaic focuses on events from the Battle of the Little Bighorn in to the tragic slaughter of Lakota Sioux on Decem The book closely examines the factors and circumstances that led up to the slaughter, providing an accessible and straightforward look into the Wounded Knee.   In the book ounded Knee: Party Politics and the Road to an American Massacre, author Heather Cox Richardson explores the tragedy of the massacre at ounded Knee. Besides the incident itself where some members of the Sioux nation were murdered by American military troops, Richardson examines the political power behind the decision to use.

    It also briefly chronicles the life of Dewey Beard, another survivor of the massacre, whose statements were compiled and published in James McGregor’s The Wounded Knee Massacre from the Viewpoint of the Sioux. The book explicitly critiqued the army’s official explanations and sought to represent the Lakotas’ perspectives faithfully. Plenty Horses (Tasunka) (–) was a Sicangu (Brulé) Lakota from the Rosebud Indian January 7, , eight days after the Wounded Knee Massacre, he shot and killed Army Lieutenant Edward W. Casey, commandant of the Cheyenne Scouts (designated Troop L, Eighth Cavalry) two miles north of the Stronghold Table in the Badlands of the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation .


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Most of this book (93 out of pages) is NOT "from the Viewpoint of the Sioux." It's very important to remember this book was written in **** -- at a time when bills were being introduced in Congress to provide compensation to the then 42 remaining survivors of the Massacre.

They were old and in ill health and living in poverty/5(6). This is a book about the Wounded Knee massacre told from the Sioux point of view.

The book was written in and includes first hand accounts from survivors of the massacre. This book was hard to read because of the subject matter and of course is sad. This was not a proud event in US history/5. The Wounded Knee Massacre: From the Viewpoint of the Sioux Paperback – January 1, by James H McGregor (Author)Author: James H McGregor.

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After the death of Sitting Bull, a band of Sioux, led by Big Foot, fled into the badlands, where they were captured by the. Wounded Knee, located on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in southwestern South Dakota, was the site of two conflicts between North American Indians and representatives of the U.S.

government. Wounded Knee Massacre (Decem ), the slaughter of approximately – Lakota Indians by U.S. Army troops in the area of Wounded Knee Creek in southwestern South Dakota. The massacre was the climax of the U.S. Army’s late 19th-century efforts to repress the Plains Indians.

The Wounded Knee Massacre, also called the Battle of Wounded Knee, was a domestic massacre of several hundred Lakota Indians, almost half of whom were women and children, by soldiers of the United States occurred on Decemnear Wounded Knee Creek (Lakota: Čhaŋkpé Ópi Wakpála) on the Lakota Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in the U.S.

state of South Dakota, following a Location: Wounded Knee Creek, South Dakota. The Wounded Knee Massacre is widely regarded as the final conflict of these extended wars, occurring on the Lakota Pine Ridge Indian Reservation on Decem The massacre was a result of increasing tension and fear between the United States government and the Sioux (The Great Sioux Nation, or Očhéthi Šakówiŋ, consists of Eastern.

Perhaps the most notorious massacre in American history took place on Decemwhen U.S. troops surrounded, disarmed, and then gunned down a band of Minneconjou and Hunkpapa Sioux Indians at Wounded Knee, South Dakota.

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Condition: Very Good+. Later printing. Originally published in 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, pgs, b&w photos. The survivors of Wounded Knee related their stories, in their own language and in the presence of an Indian audience; their stories form an important part of this book.

The received idea of Native American history—as promulgated by books like Dee Brown's mega-bestselling Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee —has been that American Indian history essentially ended with the massacre at Wounded Knee.

Not only did one hundred fifty Sioux die at the hands of the U. Cavalry, the sense was, but Native /5. The massacre at Wounded Knee is a heartbreaking story. This is an important book because Richardson deftly places the event in a context of political machinations in Washington.

She brings the Harrison presidency back into the light, demonstrating its inefficacy and craven attitude toward the Sioux peoples/5. Wounded Knee, as it was first reported, and, as you’ve never read it. A sensational contemporary view of the events surrounding the Sioux outbreak of and that violently climaxed at Wounded Knee, South Dakota.

These articles from the Omaha Bee represent some of the most widely read and published correspondence of that sanguinary winter.The Sioux have said but little and written less. It therefore, becomes in the interest of justice as duty toward the survivors, to write the story of Wounded Knee Massacre from the Red Man's viewpoint." This is exactly what Mr.

McGregor has done.3/5(1).Contents include a viewpoint of the Wounded Knee massacre from the Sioux Indians and some of the individuals include: Dewey Beard, James Pipe on Head, Rough Feather, George Running Hawk, Edward Owl King, White Lance, Alice Dog Arm or Kills Plenty, Peter Stands, Donald Blue Hair, Frank Sits Poor, Black Hair, Dog Chief, Charles Blue Arm, Nellie.