I Am A Man

Author: Joe Starita
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1429953306
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Standing Bear successfully used habeas corpus, the only liberty included in the original text of the Constitution, to gain access to a federal court and ultimately his freedom.

A Warrior Of The People

Author: Joe Starita
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1250085357
Size: 66.89 MB
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This is the story of an Indian woman who effectively became the chief of an entrenched patriarchal tribe, the story of a woman who crashed through thick walls of ethnic, racial and gender prejudice, then spent the rest of her life using a ...

Standing Bear Of The Ponca

Author: Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 0803249489
Size: 68.63 MB
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For Ages 8 and up Imagine having to argue in court that you are a person. Yet this is just what Standing Bear, of the Ponca Indian tribe, did in Omaha in 1879.

The Dull Knifes Of Pine Ridge

Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803292949
Size: 28.12 MB
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Guy Dull Knife Jr. fought in Vietnam and is now an accomplished artist. Starita updates the Dull Knife family history in his new afterword for this Bison Books edition.

Angel Island

Author: Erika Lee
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199752799
Size: 37.58 MB
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The full history of these immigrants and their experiences on Angel Island is told for the first time in this landmark book, published to commemorate the immigration station's 100th anniversary.

Beyond Nature S Housekeepers

Author: Nancy C. Unger
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199986002
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See Nancy C. Unger, “Women, Sexuality and Environmental Justice in American
History,” in New Perspectives on Environmental ... Joe Starita, “I Am a Man”:
Chief Standing Bear's Journey for Justice (New York: St. Martin's Press, 2007), 11

Rhythm Boys Of Omaha Central

Author: Steve Marantz
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 0803235291
Size: 26.17 MB
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The Rhythm Boys of Omaha Central tells a true story about high school basketball, black awakening and rebellion, and innocence lost in a watershed year.

Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee

Author: Dee Brown
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1453274146
Size: 16.90 MB
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This ebook features an illustrated biography of Dee Brown including rare photos from the author’s personal collection.

The Bones Of Paradise

Author: Jonis Agee
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 006241349X
Size: 46.43 MB
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Intimate and epic, The Bones of Paradise is a remarkable achievement: a mystery, a tragedy, a romance, and an unflagging exploration of the beauty and brutality, tenderness and cruelty that defined the settling of the American west.