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The Lakota ghost dance of 1890 / Rani-Henrik Andersson

Catalog Data

Author:
Andersson, Rani-Henrik  Search this
Physical description:
xxii, 437 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
South Dakota
Date:
2008
C2008
Contents:
Wanáǧvi Wachípi ki̜ -- The Indian agents and the Lakota Ghost Dance -- "To protect and suppress trouble": the army responds -- Missionary views on the Lakota Ghost Dance -- "In an atmosphere pregnant with mysteries": press coverage of the Ghost Dance -- The U.S. Congress and the Ghost Dance -- Conclusion: toward "a great story" of the Lakota Ghost Dance -- Appendixes: 1. A chronology of events during the Lakota Ghost Dance period -- 2. Phonetic key to the Lakota language -- 3. The Messiah letters -- 4. Kicking Bear's speech, October 9, 1890 -- 5. Short Bull's speech, October 31, 1890
Topic:
Ghost dance  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Government relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_926398