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The Nez Perce Indians and the opening of the Northwest

by Alvin M. Josephy

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Northwest, Pacific
    • Subjects:
    • Nez Percé Indians -- History,
    • Northwest, Pacific -- History

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAlvin M. Josephy, Jr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE99.N5 J62 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 705 p. :
      Number of Pages705
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1013315M
      ISBN 100395850118
      LC Control Number96054278
      OCLC/WorldCa36170547

      While the Nez Perce tribe is the main focus, the book at the other tribes and the invasion of setlers, miners, stockmen and missionaries. Josephy treats them all fairly even though his sympathies lie with the Indians. The final chpaters on the Nez Perce war are filled with sadness. The author and his family summered at a small ranch in Josph /5(16). Yale University Press, VG+ in VG scuffed dj with small tears to top of dj spine. Clean text. Main Title: The Nez Perce Indians and the opening of the Northwest, by Alvin M. Josephy, Jr. May require additional postage. xx, pages; illustrations (part color / colour), maps (part folding), portraits; 26 cm. Bibliography: p. Read more.

        Alvin M. Josephy Jr., a popular historian of the American West whose books chronicled the struggles of American Indians from the frontier era to . The New York Sun announced that “the most famous Indian in America” was gone. In , Alvin M. Josephy Jr.’s Nez Perce Indians and the Opening of the Northwest brought Joseph and the Nez Perce back to national attention. While working on that book, Josephy and his family fell in love with the Wallowa Country and bought a small : Rich Wandschneider.

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The Nez Perce War was an armed conflict that pitted several bands of the Nez Perce tribe of Native Americans and their allies, a small band of the Palouse tribe led by Red Echo (Hahtalekin) and Bald Head (Husishusis Kute), against the United States conflict, fought between June and Octoberstemmed from the refusal of several bands of the Nez Perce, dubbed "non-treaty Indians Location: Oregon, Idaho, Wyoming and Montana.

Nez Perce, North American Indian people whose traditional territory centered on the lower Snake River and such tributaries as the Salmon and Clearwater rivers in what is now northeastern Oregon, southeastern Washington, and central Idaho, U.S. They were the most powerful of.

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