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Custer"s last stand

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Custer, George Armstrong, 1839-1876 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Custer, George Armstrong, 1839-1876,
  • Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876

  • About the Edition

    A biography of the boy who not only saw his dream to be a general come true, but also became the famous Indian fighter who led the attack against Crazy Horse and Sitting Bull at the Battle of the Little Big Horn.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Quentin Reynolds.
    SeriesLandmark books
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE467.1.C99 R4 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination151 p. ;
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2376333M
    ISBN 10039490320X, 0394891783
    LC Control Number87004650

    It's the post-Civil War story of General George Armstrong Custer, his lovely and loyal wife Libbie, and Custer's Indian equivalent Crazy Horse, and the interesting chain of events that lead the two warriors to the gentle slopes of the Little Big Horn, or, more popularly, Custer's Last Stand.


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Custer and all the men under his. An account of Custer and his last stand by Nathaniel Philbrick; and a history of the Comanche nation’s last and greatest chief, by S. Gwynne. The Last Stand: Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn bestselling author and National Book writes a lively narrative that brushes away the cobwebs of mythology to.

Last Stand Hill at the Little Bighorn taken from the trail down to the Deep Ravine. Custer and 39 troopers died here. Others were killed in small groups or as they made a run for it. The markers show where bodies were found after the battle.

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