Sitting Bull, warrior of the Sioux by Jane Fleischer

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Subjects:

  • Sitting Bull, 1834?-1890 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Sitting Bull, 1834?-1890,
  • Dakota Indians -- Wars, 1876 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Dakota Indians -- Kings and rulers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • Dakota Indians -- Biography,
  • Indians of North America -- Biography,
  • Kings, queens, rulers, etc

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A brief biography of the only Indian ever to be chief of all the Plains Sioux.

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Statementby Jane Fleischer ; illustrated by Bert Dodson.
GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
ContributionsDodson, Bert, ill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE99.D1 S6044
The Physical Object
Pagination47 p. :
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4729961M
ISBN 100893751545
LC Control Number78018047
OCLC/WorldCa6223105

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This is the tragic real-life story of Sitting : Nicholas Vrchoticky. Sitting Bull was born in near Grand River, Dakota Territory in what is today South Dakota. He was the son of Returns-Again, a renowned Sioux warrior who named his son “Jumping Badger”.

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"If that is Long Hair, I am the one who killed him," White Bull, the young nephew of Sitting Bull, said when Bad Juice pointed out Custer's body immediately after the Battle of the Little Big Horn. Yet it was Sitting Bull who acquired the notoriety and was paraded in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show as "the warrior who killed Custer." But this new edition of Stanley Vestal's classic biography of Reviews: 3.

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Army, Sitting Bull: Lakota Warrior and Defender of His People brings the story of the great chief to : S. Nelson. Henry Oscar One Bull (Lakota: Tȟatȟáŋka Waŋžíla in Standard Lakota Orthography) (c. –) was a Lakota Sioux man best known for being the nephew and adopted son of the holy man, Sitting Bull.

He was also the younger brother of White Bull, a famous Lakota warrior and chief contributor to Stanley Vestal's biography of their uncle. He wore his uncle's shield during the Battle of Nationality: Lakota. Sitting Bull (Lakota: Tȟatȟáŋka Íyotake, c.

Decem ) was a Hunkpapa Lakota Sioux holy man who led his people as a tribal chief during years of resistance to United States government policies. He was killed by Indian agency police on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation during an. White Bull (Lakota: Tȟatȟáŋka Ská) (April – J ) was the nephew of Sitting Bull, and a famous warrior in his own Bull participated in the Battle of the Little Bighorn on J For years it was rumored that White Bull boasted of killing Lt.

Col. George Armstrong Custer at the infamous battle. However, others who knew White Bull claim that he never made Born: AprilBlack Hills.

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Army, Sitting Bull: Lakota Warrior and Defender of His People brings the story of the great chief to light. Sitting Bull grew as a leader and warrior, finally coming to be named war chief, leader of the entire Sioux nation (a title never bestowed on anyone before). He led his people in many battles against the Wasichus (or white man) including the Battles of Killdeer Mountain and the Little Bighorn and became one of the most important figures in.

Perhaps from one of Dan Millman’s “peaceful warrior” books or from one of Carlos Castaneda’s Don Juan books. Both have written on warriors, and the end bit about “ the children, the future of humanity” seems more suited to the style of these writers than to the few actual quotations of Sitting Bull’s I’ve read.

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