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Brown, Dee 1908-2002

Overview
Works: 248 works in 1,076 publications in 2 languages and 49,072 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Biography  Pictorial works  Juvenile works  Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Bildungsromans  Historical fiction 
Roles: Performer, Compiler, Editor, Recipient, Signer
Classifications: E81, 978
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Bury my heart at Wounded Knee : an Indian history of the American West by Dee Brown ( Book )
189 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 9,873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee is Dee Brown's eloquent, fully documented account of the systematic destruction of the American Indian during the second half of the nineteenth century. A national bestseller in hardcover for more than a year after its initial publication, it has sold almost four million copies and has been translated into seventeen languages. Using council records, autobiographies, and firsthand descriptions, Brown allows the great chiefs and warriors of the Dakota, Ute, Sioux, Cheyenne, and other tribes to tell us in their own words of the battles, massacres, and broken treaties that finally left them demoralized and defeated. A unique and disturbing narrative told with force and clarity, Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee changed forever our vision of how the West was really won
Creek Mary's blood : a novel by Dee Brown ( Book )
25 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The destruction of the American Indian culture by white men as seen through the experiences of Creek Mary and her 2 sons
Hear that lonesome whistle blow : railroads in the West by Dee Brown ( Book )
22 editions published between 1078 and 2002 in English and held by 2,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes information on Arapaho Indians, the Central Pacific Railroad of California, Cheyenne Indians, the Northern Pacific Railroad, Pawnee Indians, Plains Indians, immigrants, settlers, Sioux Indians, Robert Louis Stevenson, the Union Pacific Railraod, Abraham Lincoln, etc
The American West by Dee Brown ( Book )
23 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 2,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Centers "solely on three subjects, Native Americans, settlers, and ranchers."
The gentle tamers : women of the old Wild West by Dee Brown ( Book )
30 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and held by 2,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents portraits of the outstanding women who helped settle the Western frontier
Killdeer Mountain : a novel by Dee Brown ( Book )
19 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 2,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sam Morrison, reports for the "Saint Louis Herald," is in Dakota country looking for stories. He decides to join a group of passengers on a steamboat going up the Missouri River for the dedication of a new fort named in honor of one Charles Rawley. On the way he talks to a number of different people about Rawley, including a mysterious stranger who might even be Rawley himself, though Sam has been given at least two eyewitness accounts of Rawley's death. The stranger, who calls himself Alex Selkirk (the true name of Robinson Crusoe, though this is never mentioned), might however, be a former Rebel named Drew Hardesty - also reportedly dead. Is Rawley a hero or fraud? Is he alive or dead? Morrison is determined to find out
The Westerners by Dee Brown ( Book )
12 editions published between 1974 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes material on George Catlin, Francis Parkman, Josiah Gregg, John Butterfield, Theodore Roosevelt, among others
Wondrous times on the frontier by Dee Brown ( Book )
14 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 1,886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses many sources to portray the diversity of the American frontier of the 1800s
Fighting Indians of the West by Martin Ferdinand Schmitt ( Book )
24 editions published between 1948 and 1975 in English and held by 1,478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ved slutningen af den amerikanske borgerkrig i 1865, startede en af de "farvefulde" perioder i amerikansk historie. Det var tiden for romantiske helte historier om guldgravere og det amerikanske kavaleri. Men indianerne var også helte, men deres kamp for at bevare deres bison og deres land er ingen romantiske historie. Indianernes historie er i denne bog gengivet i et omfangsrigt billedemateriale
The way to Bright Star by Dee Brown ( Book )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During the Civil War, a young man battles Indians, bandits and deserters as he escorts two camels, loaded with war loot across Kansas and Missouri. On the way he meets a boy who turns out to be a girl and falls in love
The settlers' West by Martin Ferdinand Schmitt ( Book )
12 editions published between 1955 and 1990 in English and German and held by 1,309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fort Phil Kearny, an American saga by Dee Brown ( Book )
21 editions published between 1962 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Fetterman Massacre occurred on December 21, 1866, at Fort Phil Kearny, a small outpost in the foothills of the Big Horns. The second battle in American history from which came no survivors, it became a cause cèlébre and was the subject of a congressional investigation. Capt. William J. Fetterman disobeyed orders of Col. Henry B. Carrington, commander of the Fort in 1866, and led 80 men to their deaths
Conspiracy of knaves by Dee Brown ( Book )
10 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 1,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the Northwest Conspiracy, Confederate agents and Northern Copperheads plan to free rebel prisoners in Chicago
The Galvanized Yankees by Dee Brown ( Book )
19 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and held by 1,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The experiences of six regiments of Southern prisoners of war who were recruited from Union prison camps in the North to fight Indians in the Western States, 1864-1866
Trail driving days by Dee Brown ( Book )
15 editions published between 1952 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The year of the century: 1876 by Dee Brown ( Book )
8 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the year's notable events, national issues, and the international exposition at Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, where the U.S. celebrated the Centennial of its independence
Bury my heart at Wounded Knee by Dee Brown ( Recording )
20 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The systematic destruction of the American Indians, told in the words of those who were there
The Wild west by Time-Life Books ( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The editors have drawn upon thousands of rare photographs, diaries, and artifacts to present a portrait of the American West that looks beneath the romantic veneer of the myth
Growing up western : recollections by Clarus Backes ( Book )
8 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seven well-known Western writers, all now in their eighties, describe their experiences growing up in the West in the early part of the twentieth century
Showdown at Little Big Horn by Dee Brown ( Book )
13 editions published between 1964 and 2004 in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Diaries, letters, and photographs combine to give an account of the battle between General George Armstrong Custer's 7th Calvary and the Indians at Little Big Horn
 
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Alternative Names
Alexander Brown, D. 1908-2002
Alexander Brown, Dee 1908-2002
Brown, D.
Brown, D. Alexander 1908-2002
Brown, Dee.
Brown, Dee 1908-
Brown, Dee 1908-2002
Brown, Dee A. 1908-2002
Brown, Dee Alexander
Brown Dee Alexander 1908-2002
Brown, Dorris Alexander.
Brown, Dorris Alexander 1908-2002
Brown, Dorris Alexander Dee
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Languages
English (521)
German (1)
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