Journey of Crazy Horse, the by Joseph M Marshall
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Journey of Crazy Horse, the
By Joseph M Marshall

Journey of Crazy Horse, the

By (author) See other recent books by Joseph M Marshall
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $33.38
Your Price: $30.04 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $3.34! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.50 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 8-11 days



Journey of Crazy Horse, the by Joseph M Marshall

Book Description

Drawing on vivid oral histories, Joseph M. Marshall s intimate biography introduces a never-before-seen portrait of Crazy Horse and his Lakota community Most of the world remembers Crazy Horse as a peerless warrior who brought the U.S. Army to its knees at the Battle of Little Bighorn. But to his fellow Lakota Indians, he was a dutiful son and humble fighting man who with valor, spirit, respect, and unparalleled leadership fought for his people s land, livelihood, and honor. In this fascinating biography, Joseph M. Marshall, himself a Lakota Indian, creates a vibrant portrait of the man, his times, and his legacy.Thanks to firsthand research and his culture s rich oral tradition (rarely shared outside the Native American community), Marshall reveals many aspects of Crazy Horse s life, including details of the powerful vision that convinced him of his duty to help preserve the Lakota homeland a vision that changed the course of Crazy Horse s life and spurred him confidently into battle time and time again. "The Journey of Crazy Horse" is the true story of how one man s fight for his people s survival roused his true genius as a strategist, commander, and trusted leader. And it is an unforgettable portrayal of a revered human being and a profound celebration of a culture, a community, and an enduring way of life."

Buy Journey of Crazy Horse, the book by Joseph M Marshall from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780143036210
ISBN-10: 0143036211
Format: Paperback
(197mm x 130mm x 15mm)
Pages: 310
Imprint: Penguin Books
Publish Date: 27-Sep-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Books By Author Joseph M Marshall

Day the World Ended at Little Bighorn by Joseph M Marshall Day the World Ended at Little Bighorn, Paperback / softback (June 2008)

The author of "The Journey of Crazy Horse" presents a legendary battle through the eyes of the Lakota. Illustrated.

» View all books by Joseph M Marshall

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Journey of Crazy Horse, the book by Joseph M Marshall and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - Joseph M Marshall

Joseph M. Marshall III, historian, educator, and storyteller, is the author of many books, including "The Journey of Crazy Horse" and "The Lakota Way: Stories and Lessons for the Living," which was a finalist for the PEN Center USA West Award in 2002. He was raised on the Rosebud Sioux Indian Reservation and his first language is Lakota. Marshall is a recipient of the Wyoming Humanities Award, and he has been a technical advistor and actor in television movies, including "Return to Lonesome Dove." He makes his home on the Northern Plains.

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Joseph M Marshall close
Day the World Ended at Little Bighorn by Joseph M Marshall
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close