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Author Grua, David W.,
Title Surviving Wounded Knee : the Lakotas and the politics of memory / David W. Grua.
Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, [2016]

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Author Grua, David W.,
Subject Wounded Knee Massacre, S.D., 1890.
Dakota Indians -- Government relations.
Dakota Indians -- Wars, 1890-1891.
Wounded Knee Massacre, S.D., 1890 -- Claims.
Memorialization -- Political aspects -- United States.
Collective memory -- South Dakota.
Dakota Indians -- Claims.
Memorialization -- South Dakota.
Memory -- Political aspects -- United States.
South Dakota -- Race relations.
Add Title Lakotas and the politics of memory
Description 1 online resource (ix, 276 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-260) and index.
Contents Introduction: The politics of Wounded Knee memory -- Official memory -- Race war and Wounded Knee -- Exonerating the Seventh Cavalry -- Honoring gallant soldiers -- Lakota countermemory -- In memory of the Chief Big Foot massacre -- We never thought of fighting -- Irreconcilable memories -- Liquidating the liability of the United States -- Conclusion: Surviving Wounded Knee.
Summary "Published on the 125th anniversary of this controversial event, Surviving Wounded Knee examines the Lakota survivors' half-century pursuit of justice and points to lingering questions about the United States' willingness to address the liabilities of Indian conquest, "
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780190249069
9780190249038 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
019024903X (hardcover ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 936064669
Additional Format Print version: Grua, David W. Surviving Wounded Knee. New York : Oxford University Press, [2016] 9780190249038 (DLC) 2015035931 (OCoLC)921821850

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