The Great Sioux Nation
The Great Sioux Nation
Sitting in Judgement on America

Foreword by Philip J. Deloria
Edited by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz


The Great Sioux Nation: Sitting in Judgment on America is the story of the Sioux Nation's fight to regain its land and sovereignty, highlighting the events of 1973–74, including the protest at Wounded Knee. It features pieces by some of the most prominent scholars and Indian activists of the twentieth century, including Vine Deloria Jr., Simon Ortiz, Dennis Banks, Father Peter J. Powell, Russell Means, Raymond DeMallie, and Henry Crow Dog. It also features primary documents and firsthand accounts of the activists’ work and of the trial.

New to this Bison Books edition is a foreword by Philip J. Deloria and an introduction by Roxanne Dunbar Ortiz.

Title The Great Sioux Nation
Subtitle Sitting in Judgement on America
Foreword by Philip J. Deloria
Publisher Bison Books
Title First Published 01 May 2013
Format Paperback
Nb of pages 232 p.
ISBN-10 0803244835
ISBN-13 9780803244832
Publication Date 01 May 2013
Main content page count 232
Weight 16 oz.
List Price $21.95
 


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