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Massacre in Minnesota : the Dakota War of 1862, the most violent ethnic conflict in American history

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Detroit Lakes Public Library 973.7 AND (Text) 33500013161229 New Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0806164344
  • ISBN: 9780806164342
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Publisher: Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [2019].

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: 1. The Dakota Homeland -- 2. The American Invasion -- 3. Removal and the First Indian Massacre -- 4. Chaos, Confusion, and War -- 5. The Massacre -- 6. Fright and Flight on the Minnesota Frontier -- 7. The Road to Retribution -- 8. Captives and the "Fate Worse Than Death" -- 9. Capture and Trials -- 10. The Executions -- 11. Deportation and Rebirth.
Summary, etc.: "Ultimately, what emerges most clearly from Anderson's account is the outsize suffering of innocents on both sides of the Dakota War-and, identified unequivocally for the first time, the role of white duplicity in bringing about this unprecedented and needless calamity. "--
Subject: Dakota War, Minnesota, 1862
Dakota War, Minnesota, 1862 Causes
Dakota Indians Minnesota Government relations
HISTORY / Native American
HISTORY / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
Dakota War (Minnesota : 1862)
Dakota Indians Government relations
War Causes
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