Princeton University Library Catalog

Brave hearts : Indian women of the Plains / Joseph Agonito.

Author:
Agonito, Joseph [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Guilford, Connecticut : TwoDot, [2017]
  • ©2017
Description:
vii, 344 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 316-329) and index.
Contents:
Woman Chief: leader of her people -- Osh Tisch: becoming a woman -- Running Eagle: brave-hearted woman -- Buffalo Calf Road: warrior woman -- Kate Bighead: wartime reporter -- Iron Teeth: strong-willed survivor -- Medicine Snake woman: embracing the white world -- Eagle Woman: peace emissary -- Cynthia Ann Parker: white Comanche -- Monahsetah: Custer's captive "wife" -- Pretty Shield: remembering the old days -- Buffalo Bird Woman: keeping the traditions alive -- Josephine Crowfeather: Catholic nun -- Sanapia: Comanche medicine woman -- The la Flesche sisters: walking in two worlds -- Josephine Waggoner: Lakota historian -- Zitkala-Sa: woman of the world -- Lost Bird: sacred child of the Wounded Knee battlefield -- Mary Brave Bird: defender of her people -- Suanne Big Crow: shooting star -- Rosebud Yellow Robe: living in the big city -- Lillian Bullshows Hogan: "a plain Crow woman".
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
Biography.
ISBN:
  • 9781493019052 ((hardcover ; : alkaline paper))
  • 1493019058 ((hardcover ; : alkaline paper))
  • ((electronic book))
LCCN:
2016012458
OCLC:
942839131
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