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The buffalo"s last stand

by Stephen A. Bly

  • 96 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Crossway Books in Wheaton, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oregon National Historic Trail,
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) -- Fiction.,
    • Indians of North America -- Fiction.,
    • Oregon National Historic Trail -- Juvenile fiction.,
    • Oregon National Historic Trail -- Fiction.,
    • West (U.S.) -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      On the Oregon Trail in 1852, twelve-year-old Retta helps negotiate with a renegade Arapaho when he captures her new Shoshone friend, Shy Bear, and a girl from the wagon train, then she faces a wounded buffalo.

      Edition Notes

      StatementStephen Bly.
      GenreFiction., Juvenile fiction.
      SeriesRetta Barre"s Oregon Trail ;, Book Two
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.B6275 Bu 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination111 p. ;
      Number of Pages111
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3939682M
      ISBN 101581343922
      LC Control Number2001007098
      OCLC/WorldCa48500920

      Mar 29,  · About Last Stand. In the last three decades of the nineteenth century, an American buffalo herd once numbering 30 million animals was reduced to twenty-three. It was the era of Manifest Destiny, a gilded age that viewed the West as nothing more than a treasure chest of resources to be dug up or shot down. (Viking, ISBN: ) Little Bighorn and Custer are names synonymous in the American imagination with unmatched bravery and spectacular defeat. Mythologized as Custer’s Last Stand, the June battle has been equated with other famous last stands, from the Spartans’ defeat at Thermopylae to Davy Crockett at the Alamo. In his tightly structured narrative, Nathaniel .

      Last Stand is a strikingly contemporary story: The saga of Grinnell and the buffalo was the first national battle over the environment. Grinnell's legacy includes the . The information about The Last Stand shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks. In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication.

      In an era that treated the West as nothing more than a treasure chest of resources to be dug up and shot down, the buffalo was a commodity, hounded by hide hunters seeking to make their fortunes. Last Stand: George Bird Grinnell, the Battle to Save the Buffalo, and the Birth | eBaySeller Rating: % positive. May 15,  · Book review 'The Last Stand': An end for Custer, Sitting Bull and a way of life. A review of Nathaniel Philbrick's "The Last Stand: Custer, Sitting Bull and the Battle of Little Big Horn" — the.


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