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Quanah Parker, Indian warrior for peace.

LaVere Anderson

Quanah Parker, Indian warrior for peace.

Illustrated by Russell Hoover.

by LaVere Anderson

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Published by Garrard Pub. Co. in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Parker, Quanah, 1845?-1911 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Parker, Quanah, 1845?-1911.,
  • Comanche Indians -- Kings and rulers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.

  • About the Edition

    A biography of the Comanche Chief who led his people against confinement on reservations, but once confinement occured he helped the tribe accept and benefit from reservation life.

    Edition Notes

    GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
    SeriesAmericans all
    ContributionsHoover, Russell, illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE90.P19 A65
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p.
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5755489M
    ISBN 100811645606
    LC Control Number71103957
    OCLC/WorldCa95289

    The last Chief of the Quahadi Comanche, Parker was both a major resistor to white settlers, as well as a leader in the tribe’s adjustment to reservation life.. Quanah was born around to Chief Peta Nocona and Cynthia Ann Parker, a white captive of the Comanche, near the Wichita Mountains of 24 years of living with the Indians, Quanah’s mother was recaptured in the Battle. More editions of Quanah Parker, Indian warrior for peace: Illustrated by Russell Hoover (Americans all): Quanah Parker, Indian warrior for peace: Illustrated by Russell Hoover (Americans all): ISBN () Softcover, Garrard Pub. Co,

    PARKER, QUANAH (ca. –). Quanah Parker, the last chief of the Quahada Comanche Indians, son of Peta Nocona and Cynthia Ann Parker, was born about According to Quanah himself, he was born on Elk Creek south of the Wichita Mountains in what is now Oklahoma, but there has been debate regarding his birthplace, and a Centennial marker on Cedar Lake northeast of Seminole, Texas, in. TOP 10 GREATEST INDIAN CHIEFS. California Indian Education's tribal resource is being compiled to introduce young Native American Indian students to a few of their nations' most famous Indian chiefs of North America, brave tribal leaders and warriors who have left their mark on the recorded history of our great lands — please do your own research to learn more in-depth facts, tribal.

    The son of white captive Cynthia Ann Parker, Quanah Parker rose from able warrior to tribal leader on the Comanche reservation. Between and his death in , Quanah dealt with local Indian agents and with presidents and other high officials in Washington, facing the classic dilemma of a leader caught between the dictates of an occupying power and the wrenching physical and spiritual /5(2). The son of white captive Cynthia Ann Parker, Quanah Parker rose from able warrior to tribal leader on the Comanche reservation. Between and his death in , Quanah dealt with local Indian agents and with presidents and other high officials in Washington, facing the classic dilemma of a leader caught between the dictates of an occupying power and the wrenching physical and spiritual Reviews: 1.


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