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Sitting Bull: The Life of a Lakota Chief (David West Children's Books - Graphic Nonfiction)

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Presented in a lively, full-color graphic-novel style, history comes alive in this groundbreaking curriculum-based series, developed with special consideration for the high-low reader. From the content areas of American history, European history, and ancient history, readers will marvel at the conflicts, triumphs, struggles, and accomplishments of these key historical ...more
Hardcover, 48 pages
Published January 1st 2005 by Rosen Publishing Group
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Duane
Mar 29, 2009 Duane rated it it was ok
As casual reading, I guess this book would work, but as a reference it just isn't precise enough. Done in a graphic novel style, this book is meant more as a introduction to Sitting Bull rather than a book to really get to know the deep information. I didn't care for the illustrations, but some might. There are better books out there to read if you're interested in him.
Dolly
Jul 15, 2015 Dolly rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: children who enjoy reading graphic novels
Interesting, dramatic and informative, this graphic novel depicts the life of Sitting Bull.

Some of the details are a bit graphic, but the man lived a life filled with conflict and at times, violent battle.

I also thought that some of the illustrations were confusing and I wasn't always sure who was being featured.

Still, it's a fast read and we all learned more about this famous man.
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