Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee by Dee Alexander Brown

This book is a compelling historical narrative that chronicles the systematic decimation of Native American tribes in the United States during the late 19th century. The author uses council records, autobiographies, and firsthand descriptions to provide a detailed account of the battles, massacres, and broken treaties that led to the destruction of the Native American way of life. The book centers on significant events such as the Battle of Little Bighorn and the Wounded Knee Massacre, offering a voice to the often overlooked Native American perspective.

The 644th greatest book of all time


Published
1970
Nationality
American
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
400-500
Words
172,276
Original Language
English

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