Saga of the Sioux: An Adaptation from Dee Brown's Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (Prebound)
This new adaptation of Dee Brown's multimillion-copy bestseller, "Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee," is filled with photographs and maps to bring alive the tragic saga of Native Americans for middle-grade readers. Focusing on the Sioux nation as representative of the entire Native American story, this meticulously researched account allows the great chiefs and warriors to speak for themselves about what happened to the Sioux from 1860 to the Massacre of Wounded Knee in 1891. This dramatic story is essential reading for every student of U.S. history.
About the Author
Dee Brown (1908-2002) was a leading authority on western American history. "Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee" was a "New York Times" bestseller translated into twelve languages and is considered a classic in its field.Dwight Jon Zimmerman has adapted children's versions of books by distinguished authors such as James McPherson and Simon Winchester. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.