The Adventures of Indian (Novelty)

Last of the Breed

Last of the Breed


Louis Dearborn LAmour

ISBN: 9780553899351
Year of publication: 2010

Louis LAmour LAST OF THE BREED Introduction The soldier placed the flat, skin-wrapped package on the table before Colonel Zamatev and stepped back, standing rigidly at attention. Before diverting his attention to the package, Zamatev studied the soldier. Hunger, cold, and the exhaustion of long trails had sapped the mans strength and drained him of feeling. Gaunt and hollow-eyed he awaited orders. You saw nothing of Alekhin Nothing, sir. And the American You saw him He spoke to you We were told ...

Keywords: Action and Adventure Historical Sagas
Rolf in the Woods

Rolf in the Woods


Ernest Thompson Seton

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Year of publication: 1997

ROLF IN THE WOODS By Ernest Thompson Seton Preface In this story I have endeavoured to realize some of the influences that surrounded the youth of America a hundred years ago, and made of them, first, good citizens, and, later, in the day of peril, heroes that won the battles of Lake Erie, Plattsburg, and New Orleans, and the great sea fights of Porter, Bainbridge, Decatur, Lawrence, Perry, and MacDonough. I have especially dwelt in detail on the woodland and peace scouting in the hope that I ...

Keywords: Fiction
A Sioux story of the war

A Sioux story of the war


Wamdi Tanka

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Year of publication: 0

Wamdi Tanka A Sioux story of the war This book made available by the Internet Archive. Wamditanka, 1827-1906, Minnesota Historical Society, Holcombe, R. I. Return Ira, 1845-1916 A Sioux story of the war : Chief Big Eagles story of the Sioux outbreak of 1862 Perhaps the most notable survivor of the old Sioux hostiles is Mr. Jerome Big Eagle, now residing near Granite Falls, in this state. His true Christian name, however, is Elijah. His Indian name is Wamdetonka, which literally means Great War ...

Keywords: Америка война индейцы история мемуары
Campaigns of General Custer in the North-west, and the final surrender of Sitting Bull

Campaigns of General Custer in the North-west, and the final surrender of Sitting Bull


Walker
Judson Elliott

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Year of publication: 0

Walker, Judson Elliott Campaigns of General Custer in the North-west, and the final surrender of Sitting Bull CONTENTS. INTRODUCTION. 7 Section L- GENERAL VAN CO UVNOR 9 Section TX.-CUSTEKS LAST BATTLE AGAINST SITTING BULL.. 28 APPENDIX TO THE PRECEDING SECTION 56 Section ILL-SURRENDER OF CROW KING 59 Section IV.- SURRENDER OF SITTING BULL. 66 Section V. CUS TEKS LAST RALL T 1H RETROSPECTIVE 125 ILLUSTRATIONS. PORTRAIT OF THE AUTHOR Frontispiece 2 GENERAL CUSTER 28 CRO W KING, CHIEF WARRIOR ...

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Tte Oegon Trail

Tte Oegon Trail


Francis Parkman

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Year of publication: 0

FRANCIS PARKNAN THE OREGON TRAIL CHAPTER I. THE FRONTIER Last spring, 1846, was a busy season in the City of St. Louis. Not only were emigrants from every part of the country preparing for the journey to Oregon and California, but an unusual number of traders were making ready their wagons and outfits for Santa Fe. Many of the emigrants, especially of those bound for California, were persons of wealth and standing. The hotels were crowded, and the gunsmiths and saddlers were kept constantly at ...

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Narrative of the Adventures of Zenas Leonard

Narrative of the Adventures of Zenas Leonard


Zenas Leonard

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Zenas Leonard Narrative of the Adventures of Zenas Leonard Of the adventures of a company of 70 men, who left St. Louis in the Spring of 1831, on an expedition to the Rocky Mountains, for the purpose of trapping for Furs, and trading with the Indians, by one of the company, Mr. ZENAS LEONARD, of Clearfield county, Pa. comprising a minute description of the incidents of the adventure, and a valuable history of this immense territory not from maps and charts, but from personal observation. The ...

Keywords: Америка индейцы колонизаторы первопроходцы трапперы
Моя жизнь на равнинах

Моя жизнь на равнинах


Джордж Амстронг Кастер

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Year of publication: 0

George Armstrong Custer MY LIFE ON THE PLAINS Chapter One The Great Plains AS a fitting introduction to some of the personal incidents and sketches which I shall hereafter present to the readers of the Galaxy, a brief description of the country in which these events transpired may not be deemed inappropriate. It is but a few years ago that every schoolboy, supposed to possess the rudiments of a knowledge of the geography of the United States, could give the boundaries and a general description ...

Keywords: Америка война Дикий Запад индейцы мемуары
In the Amazon Jungle : Adventures in Remote Parts of the Upper Amazon River, Including a Sojourn Among Cannibal Indians

In the Amazon Jungle : Adventures in Remote Parts of the Upper Amazon River, Including a Sojourn Among Cannibal Indians


Algot Lange

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In The Amazon Jungle, by Algot Lange Adventures In Remote Parts Of The Upper Amazon River, Including A Sojourn Among Cannibal Indians Edited in Part by J. Odell Hauser With an Introduction by Frederick S. Dellenbaugh To The Memory of My Father INTRODUCTION When Mr. Algot Lange told me he was going to the headwaters of the Amazon, I was particularly interested because once, years ago, I had turned my own mind in that direction with considerable longing. I knew he would encounter many set-backs, ...

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