My People the Sioux, New Edition by Luther Standing Bear,Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve

By Luther Standing Bear,Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve

When it used to be first released in 1928, Luther status Bear's autobiographical account of his tribe and tribesmen was once hailed by means of Van Wyck Brooks as “one of the main enticing and veracious we now have ever had.” It is still a landmark in Indian literature, one of the first books approximately Indians written from the Indian viewpoint through an Indian.

Born within the 1860s, the son of a Lakota leader, status endure was once within the top quality at Carlisle Indian university, witnessed the Ghost Dance rebellion from the Pine Ridge Reservation, toured Europe with Buffalo Bill's Wild West express, and dedicated his later years to the Indian rights circulate of the Twenties and 1930s.

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