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Author Clements, William M., 1945-

Title Imagining Geronimo : an Apache icon in popular culture / William M. Clements
Published Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, [2013]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 305 pages) : illustrations
Contents Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Who Was Geronimo?; 1: Toward the Canonization of Geronimo; 2: Geronimo Stories; 3: Geronimo Goes to the Fair; 4: Geronimo's Spiritual Pilgrimage; 5: The Face of Geronimo; 6: Literary Geronimo; 7: Geronimo Screened; Notes; Works Cited; Index; Back Cover
Summary "Since his initial appearance in the press in 1877, Geronimo has seldom been absent from public attention. This book explores the ways in which the famous Chiricahua Apache has been represented in various media, including literature, film, music, and photography. It also examines Geronimo's manipulation of his own image during his time as prisoner of war"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 280-297) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Geronimo, 1829-1909.
Apache Indians -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.
Indians in popular culture.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0826353223 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0826353231 (electronic)
1299312152 (MyiLibrary)
9780826353221 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780826353238 (electronic)
9781299312159 (MyiLibrary)