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6 edition of Custer found in the catalog.

Custer

by Jeffry D. Wert

  • 93 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Social history,
  • Generals,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • United States - General,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • USA,
  • Historical - General,
  • Historical - U.S.,
  • Biography & Autobiography / General,
  • 1839-1876,
  • Biography,
  • Custer, George Armstrong,,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages464
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7721521M
    ISBN 100684832755
    ISBN 109780684832753

    Mar 31,  · His first book Drawing Battle Lines-The Map Testimony of Custer's Last Fight was published in and his latest book 'Where the Rivers Ran Red: The Indian Fights of George Armstrong Custer', in Members of the CAGB who wish to obtain a copy of the latest book can place an order with the Secretary of the CAGB, Kevin Galvin. Custer hotel, Black Hills hotel, MT Rushmore hotel, Mount Rushmore hotel, Crazy Horse hotel, Hill City hotel, Keystone hotel. Book Now. Our Hotels and Camp Resort Holiday Inn Express & Suites Custer. A seasonal, contemporary option for lodging in Custer with exceptional services and amenities.

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    Custer’s Trials: A Life on the Frontier of a New America, by T.J. Stiles, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, , $ The first question one is likely to ask when considering yet another biography of the ubiquitous George Armstrong Custer is, Why?Why another book on the man? In the years since his death in combat against Sioux and Cheyenne warriors at the tender age of 36, the “Boy General. Why would a seasoned leader like Custer lead U.S. Army soldiers into battle against 2, Native American warriors? The answer lies in this book, which captures in stunning detail the heroism, foolishness, and brutality that led to this legendary battle.


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Aug 28,  · There is so much more to George Armstrong Custer than his last stand. The book "Custer's Trials" talks about everything in his life but not much about his last stand.

It talks about his family, his boyhood, his loves, his black cook and so much more. Did you know Custer book was a political animal and used politics to gain promotions?/5(). The Custer Companion: A Comprehensive Guide to the Life and Campaigns of George Armstrong Custer and the Plains Indian Wars (Paperback).

Jun 10,  · The book is comprehensive and covers Custer from his early days as a boy (and for a short time, school teacher) in the midwest through West Point, the Civil War, his days in Kansas and finally his famous and final battle at Little Big ashleyllanes.com by: 5. Custer by Larry McMurtry - This lavishly illustrated volume reassesses and celebrates the life and legacy of the West’s most legendary figure, George Armstrong Released on: October 22, Mar 30,  · This book is neither a comprehensive nor a conventional biography of Custer.

Instead, McMurtry offers a series of vignettes and musings about various aspects of Custer’s career, his personality, and the cultural milieu that led to his Custer book status/5().

Books shelved as general-custer-reading-list: Politics in the Middle East by James A. Bill, The Sling and the Stone: On War in the 21st Century by Thomas. May 05,  · Phillip Thomas Tucker, PhD, is the author of the acclaimed Skyhorse books George Washington’s Surprise Attack, How the Irish Won the American Revolution, and the upcoming Pickett’s Charge: A New Look at Gettysburg’s Final Attack.

After earning his PhD inhe took a position as civilian historian with the Department of Defense/5(). Books shelved as custer-and-the-little-big-horn: Custer Survivor: The End of a Myth, the Beginning of a Legend by John Koster, Custer Myth by W.A.

Graham. "Crazy Horse and Custer " is an excellent, well rounded book that takes a topic that is very tender in American History, and presents both sides of the issue, allowing the reader to form their own viewpoint on the Native American's history in the northern ashleyllanes.com by: 6.

Nathanial Philbrick's book is a detailed account of all that went on before, during, and after Custer's Last Stand. I was well aware of the mistreatment of Indians by the US Government.

This book only reinforced that notion. Custer, in particular, was callous and cruel in his total disregard for human ashleyllanes.com by: 4. "Custer" is a sumptuous coffee table book, full of a score of pictures of the Colonel and Mrs.

Custer, and--even better--at least two score photographs of Native Americans--most of them involved in this great final victory of the unwinnable3/5. of over 1, results for "custer books" Skip to main search results Amazon Prime.

Eligible for Free Shipping. The Last Stand: Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn. by Nathaniel Philbrick out of 5 stars Kindle. George Armstrong Custer (December 5, – June 25, ) was a United States Army officer and cavalry commander in the American Civil War and the American Indian Wars.

Custer graduated from West Point in at the bottom of his class, but as the Civil War was just starting, trained officers were in immediate ashleyllanes.com: Initially on the battlefield;, Later reinterred in.

Oct 06,  · From the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winner, a brilliant new biography of Gen. George Armstrong Custer that radically changes our view of the man and his turbulent times.

In this magisterial biography, T. Stiles paints a portrait of Custer both deeply personal and sweeping in scope, proving how much of Custer’s legacy has been ignored/5. Shelves: american-indian-wars, custer In Little Big Man, the film based on Thomas Berger's novel, an unhinged George Armstrong Custer, facing death at the hands of Lakota and Cheyenne Indians at the Little Big Horn, rants about Ulysses Grant's drunkeness until being felled by an arrow/5.

— Elizabeth 'Libbie' Custer, from her first book Boots and Saddles, on her life and adventures with her husband. After the war, Custer reverted from his wartime rank of major general to his Regular Army rank of lieutenant colonel, although he did receive a brevet (honorary) promotion to major general which allowed him to wear the uniform and insignia of that ashleyllanes.com: George Armstrong Custer, (m.

; died ). Custer wrote My Life on the Plains (), and his wife, Elizabeth Bacon Custer, –, who devoted much of her life to upholding his memory, wrote Boots and Saddles (), Tenting on the Plains (), and Following the Guidon ().

In Custer's book My Life on the Plains, published two years before the Battle of the Little Bighorn, he asserted: Indians contemplating a battle, either offensive or defensive, are always anxious to have their women and children removed from all danger.

In The Last Stand, Philbrick aims to set the record straight on Custer and the Battle of the Little Big Horn, but falls well short, offering more confusion than clarity. If this were it's only This is a book I really wanted to love, but there is too much here not to like, and I am beginning to not like Nathaniel Philbrick.4/5.

Oct 25,  · “If you want to understand how Custer's character became his fate, then Stiles's book is the one to read before any other.” —Thomas Powers, The New York Review of Books “[This] sympathetic biography attempts to demythologize and reassess a complicated figure/5.

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The bookstore is open during regular Visitor Center hours. For more information on the merchandise available, call () The bookstore is operated by Western National Parks Association based in Tucson Arizona.Custer, SD, Custer, South Dakota.

23K likes. Custer is in the heart of South Dakota's Black Hills. Adventures like Custer State Park, Crazy Horse Memorial, Mount Rushmore and Wind Cave are just /5(52).Inwildlife writer Roger A.

Caras published a book called The Custer Wolf, which tells the story of a family of wolves in the Custer area through the eyes of one of the wolves.

Beginning in a world of natural harmony, the wolves' lives and those of all other animals are disturbed when iron ore from Michigan and coal from Pennsylvania are turned into guns and traps; strychnine is imported from India, all to make Died: 11 October,