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The killing of Crazy Horse
Powers, Thomas
Adult Nonfiction E99.O3 C726 2010b

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ContentsPage
List of Mapsp. ix
Introduction. "We'll come for you another time."p. xi
1 - "When we were young, all we thought about was going to war."p. 3
2 - "I have always kept the oaths I made then, but Crazy Horse did not."p. 18
3 - "It is better to die young."p. 30
4 - "Crazy Horse was as fine an Indian as he ever knew."p. 45
5 - "A Sandwich Islander appears to exercise great control in the Indian councils."p. 60
6 - "Gold from the grass roots down."p. 77
7 - "We don't want any white men here."p. 91
8 - "The wild devils of the north."p. 107
9 - "This whole business was exceedingly distasteful to me."p. 122
10 - "I knew this village by the horses."p. 137
11 - "He is no good and should be killed."p. 147
12 - "Crook was bristling for a fight."p. 162
13 - "I give you these because they have no ears."p. 172
14 - "I found it a more serious engagement than I thought."p. 182
15 - "I am in constant dread of an attack."p. 192
16 - "General Crook ought to be hung."p. 203
17 - "You won't get anything to eat! You won't get anything to eat!"p. 217
18 - "When spring comes, we are going to kill them like dogs."p. 226
19 - "All the people here are in rags."p. 242
20 - "I want this peace to last forever."p. 257
21 - "I cannot decide these things for myself."p. 266
22 - "It made his heart heavy and sad to think of these things."p. 281
23 - "They were killed like wolves."p. 289
24 - "The soldiers could not go any further, and they knew that they had to die."p. 302
25 - "It is impossible to work him through reasoning or kindness."p. 331
26 - "If you go to Washington they are going to kill you."p. 346
27 - "We washed the blood from our faces."p. 357
28 - "I can have him whenever I want him."p. 367
29 - "I am Crazy Horse! Don't touch me!"p. 382
30 - "He feels too weak to die today."p. 389
31 - "I heard him using the brave word."p. 399
32 - "He has looked for death, and it has come."p. 414
33 - "He still mourns the loss of his son."p. 427
34 - "When I tell these things I have a pain in my heart."p. 442
35 - "I'm not telling anyone what I know about the killing of Crazy Horse."p. 454
Afterword. "No man is held in more veneration here than Crazy Horse."p. 462
Methods, Sources, and Acknowledgmentsp. 469
Notesp. 473
Bibliographyp. 539
Indexp. 545


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