A HISTORY OF THE GREAT MASSACRE BY THE SIOUX INDIANS, IN MINNESOTA; including the personal narratives of many who escaped

Cincinnati: Rickey & Carroll, 1864. Second edn. 8vo, pp. 504 + adv. Illustrated. Bound in brown cloth with advertisements pasted to each paste down. Tide mark to corner of first approx. 100 pages. A very good copy. Howes B902. Item #56182

Wikipedia: The Dakota War of 1862, also known as the Sioux Uprising, (and the Dakota Uprising, the Sioux Outbreak of 1862, the Dakota Conflict, the U.S.–Dakota War of 1862 or Little Crow's War) was an armed conflict between the United States and several bands of Dakota (also known as the eastern 'Sioux'). It began on August 17, 1862, along the Minnesota River in southwest Minnesota. It ended with a mass execution of 38 Dakota men on December 26, 1862, in Mankato, Minnesota.

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