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New PDF release: Chiefs of Council Bluffs, The: Five Leaders of the Missouri

By Gail Geo. Holmes,Brent Fredrickson

ISBN-10: 1609496132

ISBN-13: 9781609496135

centuries in the past, the fierce winds of switch have been sweeping during the center Missouri Valley. French, Spanish after which American investors and settlers had started pouring in. in the middle of this time of tumult and transition, 5 chiefs rose as much as lead their peoples: Omaha leader significant Elk, the Pottawatamie/Ottawa/Chippewa Tribe�s Captain Billy Caldwell, Ioway leader Wangewaha (called demanding Heart), Pawnee courageous Petalesharo and Ponca leader status endure. Historian Gail Holmes tells the tale in their management because the land was once redefined underneath them.

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