The story of Crazy Horse by Enid La Monte Meadowcroft

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Published by Grosset & Dunlap in New York .

Written in English

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LC ClassificationsPZ7.M506 Stc
The Physical Object
Pagination181 p.
Number of Pages181
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26690598M
LC Control Number54005860

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Joseph M. Marshall III, historian, educator, and storyteller, is the author of many books, including The Journey of Crazy Horse and The Lakota Way: Stories and Lessons for the Living, which was a. Crazy Horse or Tasunke Witco was born as a member of the Oglala Lakota on Rapid Creek about 40 miles northeast of Thunderhead Mt.

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