The Ghost-Dance Religion and the Sioux Outbreak of 1890.
by Mooney, James
Rio Grande Press,
[xxii], 641-1136pp, illus, map ep. Original printed leatherette covered boards issued without a dust jacket. Cloth on spine somewhat wrinkled, else near fine. Facsimile reprint of Part Two of the Fourteenth Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology, originally published by the Government Printing Office in 1896. With a new publisher's preface and an introduction by Bernard Fontana, this is still the best account of the Sioux massacre of 1890 at Wounded Knee in South Dakota, coupled with the author's description of the revival of the Sioux's Ghost-Dance Religion and its place in precipitating the conflict.
Book Id: 26925