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By Mary Butler Renville,Kathryn Zabelle Derounian-Stodola,Carrie Reber Zeman

ISBN-10: 0803235305

ISBN-13: 9780803235304

This variation of A exciting Narrative of Indian Captivity rescues from obscurity a crucially vital paintings in regards to the bitterly contested U.S.-Dakota struggle of 1862. Written via Mary Butler Renville, an Anglo girl, with the help of her Dakota husband, John Baptiste Renville, A exciting Narrative used to be revealed just once as a booklet in 1863 and has now not been republished considering the fact that. The paintings information the Renvilles’ reports as “captives” between their Dakota family within the top Camp and chronicles the tale of the Dakota Peace get together. Their sympathetic portrayal of these who adversarial the struggle in 1862 combats the stereotypical view that the majority Dakotas supported it and illumines the injustice in their exile from Dakota homelands. From the authors’ designated viewpoint as an interracial couple, they paint a posh photograph of race, gender, and sophistication kinfolk on successive midwestern frontiers.
As the country of Minnesota commemorates the one hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the Dakota struggle, this narrative offers clean insights into the main arguable occasion within the region’s heritage. This annotated version comprises groundbreaking ancient and literary contexts for the textual content and a first-time number of extant Dakota correspondence with professionals throughout the war.

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