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Empire of the Summer Moon

Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches, the Most Powerful Indian Tribe in American History

by S. C. Gwynne

In the tradition of Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, a stunningly vivid historical account of the forty-year battle between Comanche Indians and white settlers for control of the American West, centering on Quanah, the greatest Comanche chief of them all.S. C. Gwynne’s Empire of the Summer Moon spans two astonishing stories. The first traces the rise...
Publish Date
2010
May 24
Goodreads rating
4.16
ISBN
9781416591054
Tags
united-statesbiographyhistory
Recommendations
2
Recommendations
Fucking great book.     source
I admire the purity of that way of life.     source