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The Resource Thunder in the mountains : Chief Joseph, Oliver Otis Howard, and the Nez Perce War, Daniel J. Sharfstein

Thunder in the mountains : Chief Joseph, Oliver Otis Howard, and the Nez Perce War, Daniel J. Sharfstein

Label
Thunder in the mountains : Chief Joseph, Oliver Otis Howard, and the Nez Perce War
Title
Thunder in the mountains
Title remainder
Chief Joseph, Oliver Otis Howard, and the Nez Perce War
Statement of responsibility
Daniel J. Sharfstein
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Chronicles the epic clash between General Oliver Otis Howard, who took on a mission in the Pacific Northwest to force Native Americans onto reservations, and the Nez Perce leader Chief Joseph, who refused to leave his ancestral land"--
Member of
Summary
Chronicles the epic clash between General Oliver Otis Howard, who took on a mission in the Pacific Northwest to force Native Americans onto reservations, and the Nez Perce leader Chief Joseph, who refused to leave his ancestral land
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2017.
Assigning source
NoveList
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10558746
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sharfstein, Daniel J
Dewey number
979.5004/974124
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E83.877
LC item number
.S49 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Howard, O. O.
  • Joseph
  • Nez Percé Indians
  • Indigenous peoples
  • United States
  • Indians of North America
  • Political culture
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Chief Joseph, Oliver Otis Howard, and the Nez Perce War
Label
Thunder in the mountains : Chief Joseph, Oliver Otis Howard, and the Nez Perce War, Daniel J. Sharfstein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [509]-592) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The dreamers -- A willing exile -- New beginnings -- Quite good friends -- Winding waters -- The wilderness of American power -- Adonis in blue -- Wind blowing -- A sharp-sighted heart -- Aloft -- Split rocks -- Fait accompli -- A perfect panic -- Death in ghastly forms -- Bullets singing like bees -- Heart of the monster -- Lightning all around -- Fury -- A world of our own -- Through the veil -- Where the sun now stands -- The best Indian -- Red moon -- A glorious era -- Swing low -- Acts of remembering
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 613 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393239416
Lccn
2016055352
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • 951070818
  • (OCoLC)951070818
Label
Thunder in the mountains : Chief Joseph, Oliver Otis Howard, and the Nez Perce War, Daniel J. Sharfstein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [509]-592) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The dreamers -- A willing exile -- New beginnings -- Quite good friends -- Winding waters -- The wilderness of American power -- Adonis in blue -- Wind blowing -- A sharp-sighted heart -- Aloft -- Split rocks -- Fait accompli -- A perfect panic -- Death in ghastly forms -- Bullets singing like bees -- Heart of the monster -- Lightning all around -- Fury -- A world of our own -- Through the veil -- Where the sun now stands -- The best Indian -- Red moon -- A glorious era -- Swing low -- Acts of remembering
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 613 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393239416
Lccn
2016055352
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • 951070818
  • (OCoLC)951070818

Library Locations

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