Publisher description for Great speeches by Native Americans / edited by Bob Blaisdell.


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Remarkable for their eloquence and depth of feeling, these 82 speeches encompass five centuries of Indian encounters with non-indigenous peoples. Speakers include Chief Joseph, Sitting Bull, Tecumseh, Seattle, Geronimo, Crazy Horse, and many lesser-known leaders, whose compelling words are graced by forceful metaphors and vivid imagery.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Speeches, addresses, etc, , Indian North America History, Indians of North America History