Sitting Bull Paperback
by Bill Yenne
Sitting Bull's name is still the best known of any American Indian leader, but his life and legacy have been shrouded with misinformation and half-truths.
Tracing Sitting Bull's history from a headstrong youth and his first contact with encroaching settlers, through his ascension as the spiritual and military leader of the Lakota, friendshipwith a Swiss-American widow from New York, and death at the hands of the Indian police on the eve of the massacre at Wounded Knee, Bill Yenne, in Sitting Bull, finds a man who, in the face of an uncertain future, helped ensure the survival of his people.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 392 pages, 61 black & white photos & maps
- Publisher: Westholme Publishing, U.S.
- Publication Date: 15/10/2009
- Category: Biography: historical, political & military
- ISBN: 9781594160929