Item description for Indian Heroes and Great Chieftains by Charles A. Eastman...
Raised as a young Sioux in the 1860s and 1870s, Eastman knew some of the Indian leaders he portrays here in vivid, biographical sketches. Included are Red Cloud, Rain-in-the-Face, Crazy Horse, Sitting Bull, Little Crow, Chief Joseph and 9 more. These inspiring pieces are enhanced with 12 portraits.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.21" Width: 6.14" Height: 0.26" Weight: 0.41 lbs.
Release Date Dec 11, 2007
Publisher Tutis Digital Publishing Pvt. Ltd.
ISBN 8184561202 ISBN13 9788184561203
Availability 0 units.
More About Charles A. Eastman
Charles Alexander Eastman (born Hakadah and later named Ohiye S'a; February 19, 1858 - January 8, 1939) was a Native American physician, writer, national lecturer, and reformer. Eastman was of Santee Sioux and Anglo-American ancestry. Active in politics and issues on American Indian rights, he worked to improve the lives of youths, and founded thirty-two Native American chapters of the Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA). He also helped found the Boy Scouts of America. He is considered the first Native American author to write American history from the Native point of view.