The Life and Death of Crazy Horse

by Russell Freedman

Hardcover, 1996

Status

Available

Local notes

921 Cra

Collection

Publication

Holiday House (1996), Edition: 1st, 144 pages

Description

A biography of the Oglala leader who relentlessly resisted the white man's attempt to take over Indian lands.

Language

Original language

English

Physical description

144 p.; 9.3 inches

ISBN

0823412199 / 9780823412198

Barcode

5646

User reviews

LibraryThing member jllwlsh
I can't not stress enough how beautiful the illustrations are in this book, along with the story being told. It is extremely important the children be made aware of the struggle to was involved in the government take over of native american land in the United States. It is onderful to read about one mans determination and will to fight for what he believed in. This is a message the could be useful for adults and children.… (more)
LibraryThing member mrindt
This moving biography recounts Crazy Horse's rise to greatness as a Sioux warrior, as well as the hardships and battles his people endured trying to save their land. Historical illustrations by Crazy Horse's cousin, Amos Bad Heart Bull, accompany the text.

Lexile

1100L

Pages

144

Rating

(16 ratings; 3.8)
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