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Author Boyd, James P. (James Penny), 1836-1910.

Title Recent Indian wars : under the lead of Sitting Bull, and other chiefs ; with a full account of the Messiah craze, and ghost dances / by James P. Boyd
Published [Philadelphia] : Publishers Union, 1891
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Description 1 online resource (320 pages) : illustrations
Contents The war with the Pueblos -- The Shoshone uprising -- Wars with the California tribes -- A Yuma masscre -- The Rogue River wars -- War with the Cheyennes -- Navajo hostilities -- The affair of Mountain Meadow -- The Spokane wars -- The fierce Apaches and Arrapahoes -- Wars with the Ogallallas and Crows -- The Piegan punishment -- Modoc and Lava Bed -- Custer and the Sioux -- The Nez Perces wars -- The Utes of White River -- The Messiah craze and ghost dance -- Mastering the situation -- Sentiment respecting the uprising
Subject Sitting Bull, 1831-1890.
Arapaho Indians -- Wars.
Camp Grant Massacre, Ariz., 1871.
Coeur d'Alene War, 1858.
Ghost dance.
Indians of North America -- Government relations -- 19th century.
Indians of North America -- Wars -- 1815-1875.
Indians of North America -- Wars -- 1866-1895.
Mountain Meadows Massacre, Utah, 1857.
Navajo Long Walk, 1863-1867.
Pueblo Indians -- Wars.
Rogue River Indian War, 1855-1856.
Shoshoni Indians.
Yavapai Indians.
Yuma Indians.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1582182175 (electronic bk.)
9781582182179 (electronic bk.)