The Resource The real Custer : from boy general to tragic hero, James S. Robbins

The real Custer : from boy general to tragic hero, James S. Robbins

Label
The real Custer : from boy general to tragic hero
Title
The real Custer
Title remainder
from boy general to tragic hero
Statement of responsibility
James S. Robbins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robbins, James S.
Dewey number
  • 973.8/2/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E467.1.C99
LC item number
R67 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Custer, George A.
  • United States
  • Generals
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The real Custer : from boy general to tragic hero, James S. Robbins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Beginnings. "My voice is for war!" -- Custer the goat -- The brotherhood broken -- Part 2. Custer goes to war. "A slim, long-haired boy, carelessly dressed" -- "I promise that you shall hear of me" -- "Conspicuous gallantry" -- Part 3. The boy general -- Gettysburg -- The "daring, terrible demon" of battle -- The Buckland races -- The Dahlgren Affair -- Little Phil -- Into the Valley -- "Let the sword decide the contest" -- Custer's counterinsurgency -- "Custer is a trump" -- "Fighting like a Viking" -- "Custer against the world" -- "Like the charge of a Sioux chieftain" -- Part 4. Fall from grace. The "long-haired hero of the lash" -- The "swing around the circle" -- Court-martial -- Part 5. Redemption -- Washita -- Custer on the plains -- The great buffalo hunt -- Battle on the Yellowstone -- Part 6. The final act -- Custer's Gulch -- Grant's revenge -- "Don't be greedy" -- A ridge too far -- "He will never fight anymore."
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 494 pages
Isbn
9781621572091
Lccn
2014006108
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
1373708
System control number
  • a 14006108
  • (OCoLC)906208332
Label
The real Custer : from boy general to tragic hero, James S. Robbins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Beginnings. "My voice is for war!" -- Custer the goat -- The brotherhood broken -- Part 2. Custer goes to war. "A slim, long-haired boy, carelessly dressed" -- "I promise that you shall hear of me" -- "Conspicuous gallantry" -- Part 3. The boy general -- Gettysburg -- The "daring, terrible demon" of battle -- The Buckland races -- The Dahlgren Affair -- Little Phil -- Into the Valley -- "Let the sword decide the contest" -- Custer's counterinsurgency -- "Custer is a trump" -- "Fighting like a Viking" -- "Custer against the world" -- "Like the charge of a Sioux chieftain" -- Part 4. Fall from grace. The "long-haired hero of the lash" -- The "swing around the circle" -- Court-martial -- Part 5. Redemption -- Washita -- Custer on the plains -- The great buffalo hunt -- Battle on the Yellowstone -- Part 6. The final act -- Custer's Gulch -- Grant's revenge -- "Don't be greedy" -- A ridge too far -- "He will never fight anymore."
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 494 pages
Isbn
9781621572091
Lccn
2014006108
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
1373708
System control number
  • a 14006108
  • (OCoLC)906208332

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