Sitting Bull

Fate brought Custer and Sitting Bull together one bloody June evening at the Little Bighorn—and marked the end of the Wild West

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Our greatest Western novelist deciphers Crazy Horse, Custer, and the hard year of the Little Bighorn

The most celebrated of all Indian leaders gets his first new biography in more than half a century

In the autumn of 1884 a young Lakota named Standing Bear, a student at the Carlisle Indian School, was granted permission to travel into Philadelphia and attend a stage show. Read more >>

So spoke Sitting Bull, greatest of Sioux chiefs, as he bitterly watched his people bargain away their Dakota homeland