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The Resource Devil's backbone : the Modoc War, 1872-3, Terry C. Johnston

Devil's backbone : the Modoc War, 1872-3, Terry C. Johnston

Label
Devil's backbone : the Modoc War, 1872-3
Title
Devil's backbone
Title remainder
the Modoc War, 1872-3
Statement of responsibility
Terry C. Johnston
Title variation
Devils backbone
Title variation remainder
the Modoc War, 1872-3
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Book four of the author's series based on the Indian Wars. The novel is set in 1872-1873 near the Oregon Territory. The Modoc Indians and the American officials are on the brink of war. A Modoc chief, Kientpoos, murders a Civil War hero during negotiations, and triggers a U.S. Army offensive against the Modocs. Besieged in Lava Beds near Tule Lake, the Modocs fight for seven months before being defeated when Modoc defectors help turn the tide against the Indians
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Summary
When Chief Kientpoos murders an Army officer during negotiations with federal officials, the U.S. Army launches an attack against the rebel Modocs and Sergeant Seamus Donegan is swept up in a hard-fought war
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
008375
Cataloging source
ZZC
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3560.O392
LC item number
D48 1991x
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
The Plainsmen
Series volume
bk. 5
Target audience
adult
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the Modoc War, 1872-3
Label
Devil's backbone : the Modoc War, 1872-3, Terry C. Johnston
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
251861
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
St. Martin's Paperbacks ed.
Extent
xv, 426 p.
Isbn
9780312925741
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm24093636
  • (OCoLC)24093636
Label
Devil's backbone : the Modoc War, 1872-3, Terry C. Johnston
Publication
Control code
251861
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
St. Martin's Paperbacks ed.
Extent
xv, 426 p.
Isbn
9780312925741
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm24093636
  • (OCoLC)24093636

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