The War with the Sioux: Norwegians Against Indians, 1862-1863
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Publication Date: 2015
Description: The Dakota War (1862-1864) stands among the most overlooked conflicts in American History. Karl Jakob Starstein's The War with the Sioux tells the story of the Norwegian immigrants, American soldiers, and Lakota and Dakota Indians as they fought to protect their families, communities, and way of life.
Contents: Translator's Introduction. -- Historical Introduction. -- Becoming American: A Brief Historiography of Norwegian and Native Interrelations / by Melissa Gjellstad. -- The Apple Creek Fight and Killdeer Mountain Conflict Remembered / by Dakota Goodhouse. -- The War with the Sioux. -- Sources and Literature. -- Notes on Contributors.