Empire of the Summer Moon
Friday, October 8, 2010 at 11:45PM
Peter Loewen

Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches, the Most Powerful Indian Tribe in American History

 

Astonishing. Heartbreaking. Gory.

 

In the process of revising whatever I knew about what happened between 1775  and 1895 in the American west.  The story is Cyntha-Ann Parker is amazing.

 

Commanches

Commancheria

Quanah Parker

Cynthia-Ann Parker

Isa-Tai

Sam Houston

Ranald MacKenzie

Treaty of Medicine Lodge

Battle of Adobe Walls

Texas Rangers

Buffalo Hump

Texas-Indian Wars

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