Indian Horrors or, Massacres by the Red Men. Being a Thrilling Narrative of Bloody Wars with Merciless and Revengeful Savages, Including a Full Account of the Daring Deeds and Tragic Death of the World-Renowned Chief, Sitting Bull, with Startling Descriptions of Fantastic Ghost Dances; Mysterious Medicine Men; Desperate Indian Braves; Scalping of Helpless Settlers; Burning Their Homes, Etc., Etc.; The Whole Comprising a Fascinating History of the Indians from the Discovery of America to the Present Time; Their Manners, Customs, Modes of Warfare, Legends, Etc.

By: Northrop, Henry Davenport

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Front hinge repaired, front & end matter foxed, boards lightly soiled, 1 inch chip from bottom corner of Red Cloud portrait page. 1891 Hard Cover. x, 600 pp. 8vo. Original green cloth, gilt & black titles and decorations, marbled page ridges, decorated endpapers. Includes duotone portraits of several Indian chiefs, and engravings throughout text. This volume was among the many sensational current events publications released in the late nineteenth century, capitalizing upon the public's curiosity about, and fear of, Native Americans.

Title: Indian Horrors or, Massacres by the Red Men. Being a Thrilling Narrative of Bloody Wars with Merciless and Revengeful Savages, Including a Full Account of the Daring Deeds and Tragic Death of the World-Renowned Chief, Sitting Bull, with Startling Descriptions of Fantastic Ghost Dances; Mysterious Medicine Men; Desperate Indian Braves; Scalping of Helpless Settlers; Burning Their Homes, Etc., Etc.; The Whole Comprising a Fascinating History of the Indians from the Discovery of America to the Present Time; Their Manners, Customs, Modes of Warfare, Legends, Etc.

Author: Northrop, Henry Davenport

Categories: Military, 19th Century, Early Imprints, Native American Tribes, Americana,

Publisher: J.R. Jones: 1891

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 1978468

Keywords: AMERICANA AMERICAN HISTORY INDIANS NATIVE AMERICANS SITTING BULL,