Book description:Genre: History
1st ed. of "Our Hearts Fell to the Ground: Plains Indian Views of How the West Was Lost".
ISBN 13: 9780312133542
Number of pages: 516
This unique anthology chronicles the Plains Indians struggle to maintain their traditional way of life in the changing world of the nineteenth century. Its rich variety of 34 primary sources - including narratives, myths, speeches, and transcribed oral histories - gives students the rare opportunity to view the transformation of the West from Native American perspective.