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By Dennis Banks,Richard Erdoes

Dennis Banks, an American Indian of the Ojibwa Tribe and a founding father of the yank Indian circulation, is likely one of the such a lot influential Indian leaders of our time. In Ojibwa Warrior, written with acclaimed author and photographer Richard Erdoes, Banks tells his personal tale for the 1st time and in addition strains the increase of the yankee Indian flow (AIM). The authors current an insider’s knowing of goal protest events—the path of damaged Treaties march to Washington, D.C.; the ensuing takeover of the BIA development; the rebellion at Custer, South Dakota; and the 1973 standoff at Wounded Knee. bettering the narrative are dramatic pictures, so much taken via Richard Erdoes, depicting key humans and events.

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