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Dee Brown's book, "Bury my Heart at Wounded Knee"

“We rarely know the full power of words, in print or spoken.  It is my hope that time has not dulled the words herein and that they will continue through the coming generation to be as true and direct as I originally meant them to be.”  -Dee Brown in the forward to his 2001 edition of “Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee” which he first wrote and published in 1971.   289 more words

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Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee by Dee Brown Hampton Sides

Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee by Dee Brown, Hampton Sides, No. 1 bestselling book of New York Times Best Sellers. A biography of the influential Sioux leader Red Cloud examines his military prowess and the Plains Indians’ changing way of life. 1,695 more words

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Kit's Crit: The Earth Is Weeping (Peter Cozzens)

The Earth Is Weeping: The Epic Story Of The Indian Wars For The American West

(Peter Cozzens)

The Earth Is Weeping is one of the most comprehensive and well-written accounts of the American Indian Wars of 1861-1891.  153 more words

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My Top 10 Reads for 2016

Between starting a whole new career, moving to a new state, and the presidential election, 2016 was a crazy year of ups and downs! I didn’t get to read as many books as I would have liked, but I still enjoyed many of the ones I did. 1,255 more words

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Dee Brown's book, "Bury my Heart at Wounded Knee"

“We rarely know the full power of words, in print or spoken.  It is my hope that time has not dulled the words herein and that they will continue through the coming generation to be as true and direct as I originally meant them to be.”  -Dee Brown in the forward to his 2001 edition of “Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee” which he first wrote and published in 1971.   289 more words

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Just Mercy - Book Review

Bryan Stevenson’s Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption hammers away at its main theme from the first to the last page: courtroom justice in America, contrary to common perception, is not readily attainable if you are poor. 1,095 more words

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