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Dances with Wolves by Michael Blake

This is one of those times where I watched the movie before reading the book. I absolutely loved the Dances with Wolves movie. I never actually knew it was based on a book until a few weeks ago. 524 more words

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Who is Jennie Lou Leeder??

A lot of people have been asking me just who this, “Jennie Lou Leeder” is that has decided to run for the United States House of Representatives. 645 more words


John Bell Hood Ambushed at Devil’s River, Part 2

Emerging Civil War welcomes back Frank Jastrzembski.

(Part 2 of 2. You can find Part 1 here.)

The company discovered a source of clear water near the head of Devil’s River, south of Sonora. 1,420 more words


Bareback Riding

  • Bareback riding is often associated with the early Native Americans, particularly the Comanche, Plains Indians, and the Nez Perce tribes.
  • Riding without a formal saddle requires a great deal of practice, skill, balance, coordination, and courage.
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Quanah Parker, Comanche Chief

Quanah Parker: Son of Cynthia Ann Parker and the Last Comanche Chief to Surrender.

I learnt a bit about him in Apache and Fort Sill, Oklahoma back in 1973. 1,751 more words

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