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In the spirit of Crazy Horse

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Published by Penguin Books in New York .
Written in English


  • Peltier, Leonard.,
  • Indians of North America -- Government relations -- 1934-,
  • American Indian Movement.,
  • Oglala Indians -- Government relations.

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Edition Notes

StatementPeter Matthiessen ; with an afterword by Martin Garbus.
LC ClassificationsE93 .M46 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxli, 646 p. :
Number of Pages646
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1773480M
ISBN 100140144560
ISBN 109780140144567
LC Control Number92127239

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