Winter count by D. Chief Eagle

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Teton Indians -- Fiction.,
  • Women pioneers -- Fiction.,
  • Indian captivities -- Fiction.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementDallas Chief Eagle ; introduction to the Bison books edition by Chadwick Allen.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3553.H4755 W56 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 230 p. :
Number of Pages230
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3566448M
ISBN 100803264321
LC Control Number2002043035
OCLC/WorldCa51304027

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