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Cossack Three Ponies

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From a master of the American frontier novel, this is the stirring tale of a Russian immigrant's fight to survive on the American frontier--and to become a Blackfoot Indian legend.
Paperback, 278 pages
Published February 1st 1997 by Berkley (first published 1997)
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Barry
Feb 21, 2017 rated it really liked it
Excellent novel of American History taking place in the Montana territory. Includes Russian nobles, Cossacks, the army and the Blackfeet Indians
Randy
Jul 05, 2009 rated it it was amazing
Portions of this novel are loosely based on real historical incidents. The Blackfoot chief Stu-mick-o--sucks(Buffalo's Back Fat) and his wife Eeh-nis-kin(Crystal Stone) and their grandson, who was kidnapped and rescued from the Crow people several times were real.

Viktor Dorochenko led the Cossack band assigned to protect the Russian diplomats and their families on their trip to America. They were now on a hunting expedition in Montana territory shooting buffalo, antelope, whatever for the skins,
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brotagonist
Aug 03, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: western
I found this novel difficult to put down. It is not the typical western. I will definitely look at the author's other books.
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