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Fate of the Dakota: A Novel and Resource on the U.S. - Dakota War of 1862
Alfred Riggs was a twenty-five year old son of a missionary who found himself helplessly intertwined in the real life actions, events, and people of a harrowing conflict in the history of Minnesota. Alfred grew up among the Dakota Indians of Minnesota and he developed a profound respect for their people and established a near kinship tie to their leader, Little Crow. When ...more
Paperback, 246 pages
Published January 15th 2016 by Lulu.com
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I love books written about history and this book was well researched and a very interesting read. Colin Mustful did a ton of research on the subject. I really enjoyed the End Notes for reference. The story was told as if the aurthor had a front row seat to the 1862 event. Thanks for a great read. I won my book from Goodreads Giveaways.
Colin Mustful writes a unique cross-genre utilizing elements of fiction and nonfiction in order to tell compelling stories that inform and entertain. The author’s work focusses on the tragic and complicated history surrounding the largely unknown and misunderstood event of the U.S. – Dakota War of 1862. Using a variety of sources, author Colin Mustful objectively considers this important part of ...more