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The Resource Thieves' road : the Black Hills betrayal and Custer's path to Little Bighorn, Terry Mort

Thieves' road : the Black Hills betrayal and Custer's path to Little Bighorn, Terry Mort

Label
Thieves' road : the Black Hills betrayal and Custer's path to Little Bighorn
Title
Thieves' road
Title remainder
the Black Hills betrayal and Custer's path to Little Bighorn
Statement of responsibility
Terry Mort
Title variation
Black Hills betrayal and Custer's path to Little Bighorn
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the summer of 1874, Brevet Major General George Armstrong Custer led an expedition of some 1000 troops and more than one hundred wagons into the Black Hills of South Dakota. Terry Mort tells the story of this exploratory mission and reveals how it set the stage for the climactic Battle of the Little Bighorn two years later
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
978.3/9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
  • F657.B6
  • F657.B6
LC item number
  • M67 2015
  • M67 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Thieves' road : the Black Hills betrayal and Custer's path to Little Bighorn, Terry Mort
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
War, taxes, debt, and the resultant lure of gold -- Gold in Montana, disaster in Wyoming -- The adversaries -- The Gilded Age -- Politics, philanthropy and corruption -- The Northern Pacific Railroad -- Custer agonistes -- The Yellowstone Expedition -- The Yellowstone battles -- Anatomy of a crash -- Build-up -- Soldiers, scouts and scientists -- Alkali and comets, grass and stars -- In the moon of black cherries -- Homeward bound -- Invasion
Control code
sky271863501
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
336 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781616149604
Lccn
2014035457
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Thieves' road : the Black Hills betrayal and Custer's path to Little Bighorn, Terry Mort
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
War, taxes, debt, and the resultant lure of gold -- Gold in Montana, disaster in Wyoming -- The adversaries -- The Gilded Age -- Politics, philanthropy and corruption -- The Northern Pacific Railroad -- Custer agonistes -- The Yellowstone Expedition -- The Yellowstone battles -- Anatomy of a crash -- Build-up -- Soldiers, scouts and scientists -- Alkali and comets, grass and stars -- In the moon of black cherries -- Homeward bound -- Invasion
Control code
sky271863501
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
336 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781616149604
Lccn
2014035457
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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