Wiley Blackwell Companions to American History: A Companion to Custer and the Little Bighorn Campaign

Editor/Author Lookingbill, Brad D.
Publication Year: 2016
Publisher: Wiley

Single-User Purchase Price: $195.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $292.50
ISBN: 978-1-4443-5109-5
Category: History - United States -- History
Image Count: 10
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

An accessible and authoritative overview of the scholarship that has shaped our understanding of one of the most iconic battles in the history of the American West.

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Table of Contents

  • List of Illustrations
  • Notes on Contributors
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • The Indians of the Northern Plains
  • The Lakota Sioux
  • The Northern Cheyenne and Arapaho
  • Patriot Chiefs
  • The Native Way of War
  • Auxiliaries and Scouts
  • The Policies of War and Peace
  • The Policies of War and Peace
  • Forts on the Northern Plains
  • Army Life
  • Women and Dependents
  • Technology and Tactics
  • The Making of George Armstrong Custer
  • A Young General
  • Commander in the West
  • The 7th Cavalry
  • Elizabeth Bacon Custer
  • Into the Valley
  • The Convergence
  • The Reno-Benteen Site
  • Custer's Fight
  • The Aftermath
  • The Last Stand of Myth and Memory
  • Native Traditions
  • The Press
  • Popular Culture
  • Reenacting the Battle
  • The Legacy of Archaeology
  • A National Monument
  • The Battle of History