Title STANDING BEAR IS A PERSON: The True Story of a Native American's Quest for Justice
Book Condition Fine in a fine dust jacket. 259 pages; 32 photo-illustrations; bibliography; notes; and index.
Edition First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in.
Publisher (Cambridge, MA): Da Capo Press/A member of the Perseus Books Group, (2004).
030681370X / 9780306813702
Seller ID 44708.00
In 1879, Ponca Chief Standing Bear sued the U.S. for the right to his land--and won. The Australian-born historian has unearthed a wealth of material on Standing Bear, the Ponca tribe, and politics and motivations of the case.
Native American History. Legal History. Western Americana. American History.