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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


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 English
Print version record
SUBJECT Geronimo, 1829-1909.
Geronimo, 1829-1909
Geronimo, 1829-1909 fast
Subject Apache Indians -- Kings and rulers -- Biography
Indians in popular culture.
HISTORY -- United States -- State & Local -- General.
Apache Indians -- Kings and rulers
Indians in popular culture
Genre/Form Biographies
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2012037469
ISBN 9780826353221