Table of contents for The Plains wars, 1757-1900 / Charles M. Robinson III.

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	Introduction	7
	Chronology	11
	Background to war
	North and South	13
	Warring sides
	The soldier and the warrior	20
	Wars handed down through generations	28
	The fighting
	Battle on the Plains	33
	Portrait of a soldier
	Survivors	70
	The world around war
	The slow move toward Indian rights	74
	Portrait of a civilian
	Women and children	79
	Conclusion and consequences
	An unresolved legacy	83
	Principal Indian Characters	88
	Further reading	90
	Index	94

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Indians of North America Great Plains Wars, Indians of North America Wars 1750-1815, Indians of North America Wars 1815-1875, Red River War, 1874-1875, Dakota Indians Wars, 1876