The Oglala People, 1841-1879

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The Oglala People, 1841-1879

A Political History

Catherine Price

242 pages
Illus., maps

Paperback

August 1998

978-0-8032-8758-7

$19.95 Add to Cart

About the Book

In the late nineteenth century the U.S. government attempted to reshape Lakota (Sioux) society to accord with American ideals. Catherine Price charts the political strategies employed by Oglala councilors as they struggled to preserve their autonomy.

Author Bio

Catherine Price is an assistant professor in social and behavioral sciences at Palo Alto College in San Antonio, Texas.