235 pages, map, illustrations. A new look at the battle from different points of view, homesteaders, soldiers, and Native Americans. Bookseller Inventory # 3517
Synopsis: Featuring original reminisces of American Indian and white participants, The Battle of Beecher Island focuses on the 1868 struggle of the Cheyenne Dog Soldier warriors to defend their land on the central plains of Colorado and Kansas from white encroachment.
About the Author: A native of Kansas City, John H. Monnett has long been intrigued with the Battle of Beecher Island. He first wrote about the Indian Wars when he was professor of history at Cochise County Community College in Arizona. He now teaches Western and Colorado history at the Metropolitan State College of Denver. This is his fourth book on the history of the American West. He lives in Boulder, Colorado, with his wife, Linda and son, Darren.
Title: The Battle of Beecher Island And The Indian ...
Publisher: University Press of Colorado
Publication Date: 1992
Book Condition: As New
Dust Jacket Condition: As New
Edition: First Edition
Book Description university press colorado, boulder, 1992. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. excellent copy and jacket with small note of previous ownership on front end page. all numbers present of copyright page. Seller Inventory # 015514
Book Description University Press of Colorado, 1993. Condition: Very Good. 1st. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Seller Inventory # GRP102631334
Book Description University Press of Colorado, 1993. Condition: Good. 1st. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP13403020
Book Description University Press of Colorado, Niwot , Co., 1992. Hard Cover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Vg+. First Edition. 235 pages. Light brown binding with black lettering on spine. Detailed account of the battle between a group of CheyenneDog Soldiers, Arapahoe, and Sioux and a group of civilian scouts under the command of Major George A. Forsyth. Faint vertical crease to front flap of jacket. Photos on request. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 002508