Twilight of the Sioux (Neihardt, John Gneisenau, Cycle of the West, V. 2.)

Twilight of the Sioux Neihardt John Gneisenau Cycle of the West V The second volume of A Cycle of the West dealing with the tragic defeat of the Plains Indians includes The Song of the Indian Wars and The Song of the Messiah The former tells of the perio

  • Title: Twilight of the Sioux (Neihardt, John Gneisenau, Cycle of the West, V. 2.)
  • Author: John G. Neihardt
  • ISBN: 9780803257344
  • Page: 109
  • Format: Paperback
  • The second volume of A Cycle of the West, dealing with the tragic defeat of the Plains Indians, includes The Song of the Indian Wars 1925 and The Song of the Messiah 1935 The former tells of the period of migration and the last great fight for the bison pastures between the invading white race and the Sioux, the Cheyenne, and the Arapahoe, while the latter concernsThe second volume of A Cycle of the West, dealing with the tragic defeat of the Plains Indians, includes The Song of the Indian Wars 1925 and The Song of the Messiah 1935 The former tells of the period of migration and the last great fight for the bison pastures between the invading white race and the Sioux, the Cheyenne, and the Arapahoe, while the latter concerns the conquered people and the worldly end of the last great dream It closes with the battle of Wounded Knee, ending Indian resistance on the Plains.

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    829 thoughts on “Twilight of the Sioux (Neihardt, John Gneisenau, Cycle of the West, V. 2.)”

    1. Having read "Black Elk Speaks," which served as reearch material for Neihardt's "Cycle of the West," I thought I would try reading the final product. "The Twilight of the Sioux" contains the last two songs of the five song poem cycle and corresponds with the material Black Elk covers. I am glad to have read Black Elk's first hand account of the Sioux Wars before reading Neihardt's poetic version for it gave me a fairly sound foundation for the subject matter.I was a little concerned about being [...]


    2. We just got back from our big South Dakota family vacation. I was inspired by the crazy horse statue and ended up buying this book in the gift shop. I read it many years ago in college (it's mandatory reading in nebraska)and am happy to get re-acquainted with it.




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