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Empire of the summer moon: Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches, the Most Powerful Indian Tribe in American History

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A stunning historical account of the battle between Comanche Indians and white settlers for control of the American West-in the tradition of Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee.
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subject_facet West (U.S.) -- History -- 1848-1860, West (U.S.) -- History -- 1860-1890, West (U.S.) -- History -- 1890-1945, West (U.S.) -- Race relations
table_of_contents A new kind of war -- A lethal paradise -- Worlds in collision -- High lonesome -- The wolf's howl -- Blood and smoke -- Dream visions and Apocalypse -- White squaw -- Chasing the wind -- Death's innocent face -- War to the knife -- White queen of the Comanches -- The rise of Quanah -- Uncivil wars -- Peace and other horrors -- The anti-Custer -- Mackenzie unbound -- The hide men and the messiah -- The Red River War -- Forward, in defeat -- This was a man -- Resting here until day breaks.
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title Empire of the summer moon : Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches, the Most Powerful Indian Tribe in American History
title_display Empire of the summer moon : Quanah Parker and the rise and fall of the Comanches, the most powerful Indian tribe in American history
title_full Empire of the Summer Moon Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches, the Most Powerful Indian Tribe in American History, Empire of the summer moon : Quanah Parker and the rise and fall of the Comanches, the most powerful Indian tribe in American history / S.C. Gwynne
title_short Empire of the summer moon :
title_sort empire of the summer moon quanah parker and the rise and fall of the comanches, the most powerful indian tribe in american history
title_sub Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches, the Most Powerful Indian Tribe in American History
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