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The real Custer : from boy general to tragic hero, James S. Robbins

Label
The real Custer : from boy general to tragic hero
Title
The real Custer
Title remainder
from boy general to tragic hero
Statement of responsibility
James S. Robbins
Title variation
Custer
Title variation remainder
from boy general to tragic hero
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The real Custer : from boy general to tragic hero, James S. Robbins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"My voice is for war!" -- Custer the goat -- The brotherhood broken -- "A slim, long-haired boy, carelessly dressed" -- "I promise that you shall hear of me" -- "Conspicuous gallantry" -- Gettysburg -- The "daring, terrible demon" of battle -- The Buckland races -- The Dahlgren Affair -- Little Phil -- Into the Valley -- "Let the sword decide the contest" -- Custer's counterinsurgency -- "Custer is a trump" -- "Fighting like a Viking" -- "Custer against the world" -- "Like the charge of a Sioux chieftain" -- The "long-haired hero of the lash" -- The "swing around the circle" -- Court-martial -- Washita -- Custer on the plains -- The great buffalo hunt -- Battle on the Yellowstone -- Custer's Gulch -- Grant's revenge -- "Don't be greedy" -- A ridge too far -- "He will never fight anymore"
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 494 p.
Isbn
9781621572091
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014006108
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)871219738
  • (OCoLC)ocn871219738
  • 654532
Label
The real Custer : from boy general to tragic hero, James S. Robbins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"My voice is for war!" -- Custer the goat -- The brotherhood broken -- "A slim, long-haired boy, carelessly dressed" -- "I promise that you shall hear of me" -- "Conspicuous gallantry" -- Gettysburg -- The "daring, terrible demon" of battle -- The Buckland races -- The Dahlgren Affair -- Little Phil -- Into the Valley -- "Let the sword decide the contest" -- Custer's counterinsurgency -- "Custer is a trump" -- "Fighting like a Viking" -- "Custer against the world" -- "Like the charge of a Sioux chieftain" -- The "long-haired hero of the lash" -- The "swing around the circle" -- Court-martial -- Washita -- Custer on the plains -- The great buffalo hunt -- Battle on the Yellowstone -- Custer's Gulch -- Grant's revenge -- "Don't be greedy" -- A ridge too far -- "He will never fight anymore"
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 494 p.
Isbn
9781621572091
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014006108
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)871219738
  • (OCoLC)ocn871219738
  • 654532

Library Locations

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