By Mari Sandoz,Vine Deloria Jr.

Crazy Horse, the mythical army chief of the Oglala Sioux whose own energy and social nonconformity contributed to his popularity as being “strange,” fought in lots of well-known battles, together with the Little Bighorn, and held out tirelessly opposed to the U.S. government’s efforts to restrict the Lakotas to reservations. eventually, within the spring of 1877 he surrendered, purely to satisfy a violent demise. greater than a century later loopy Horse keeps to carry a different position within the hearts and minds of his humans. Mari Sandoz deals a strong evocation of the long-ago global and enduring spirit of Crazy Horse. selected as a 2007 One booklet, One Nebraska choice, this variation of Crazy Horse contains dialogue questions and a accomplished thesaurus to reinforce the reader's event with this vintage Sandoz text.

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