Six Weeks In The Sioux Tepees A Narrative of Indian Captivity Edited, Annotated and with an Introduction by June Namias

By: Wakefield, Sarah F. June Namias

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173 pages, frontis, illustrations, map. "This is the first fully annotated modern edition of Six Weeks in the Sioux Tepees. June Namias's extensive introduction and notes describe the historical and ethnographic background of Dakota-white relations in Minnesota and place Wakefield's narrative in the context of other captivity narratives." Wakefield was captured during the 1862 Minnesota massacre by Little Crow. She was protected and cared for and finally released, but her protector was hanged in Mankato.

Title: Six Weeks In The Sioux Tepees A Narrative of Indian Captivity Edited, Annotated and with an Introduction by June Namias

Author Name: Wakefield, Sarah F. June Namias

Categories: Native Americans,

Edition: First Thus

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press: 1997

ISBN Number: 0806129751

ISBN Number 13: 9780806129754

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Type: Book

Seller ID: 014545

Keywords: Minnesota Massacre, Sioux uprising, Indian Wars, Little Crow, Sarah Wakefield, Indian captivity, Sioux Uprising