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Black Hills gold, and other tellable tales. by Margaret J. Wiggins

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Published by Exposition Press in New York .
Written in English

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Black Hills gold.--Agua! Agua!--The ship bell"s story.--The humpbacked Christmas tree.--Enumclaw.--The stirrup cup.--The legend of the bedstraw.--The guardian angels.--The discontented channel light.--Prudence guards her treasure.--Why the flag changed her mind.--The first Easter eggs.--I know a garden.

LC ClassificationsPZ7.W6385 Bl
The Physical Object
Pagination80 p.
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6066153M
LC Control Number50003088

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In Black Hills, Ten year old Sioux Indian Paha Saba touches General Custer at Little Big horn at the time of Custer's death and causes the boy to be haunted by his spirit. The novel follows Paha Saba throughout his life Three and a half stars/5. >From the Black Hills Judy Troy Random House ISBN P.B. Fiction It is the summer after high school graduation and Mike Newlin is an average 18 year old, except his father has killed his secretary whom he was having an affair, now he has left to parts unknown. This was a very depressing book to read, I found it hard to stick with/5(6).   The story is set in a wildlife refuge in the Black Hills of South Dakota, hence the title. Lil Chance met brooding city boy named Cooper Sullivan, who clearly had family issues but wont admit it. Soon they became close with each other and remain friends until their adolescent years. But in their case, absence didnt make the heart grow fonder/5. The Ghost Town of Rockerville. Located at the base of Storm Mountain, in the Black Hills, near ro approximately twenty miles southwest of Rapid City. An old gold miner, Carl Bufford supposedly buried a large cache of gold bullion in the old cemetary.

Page - The discovery of gold in the Black Hills, a portion of the Sioux Reservation, has had the effect to induce a large emigration of miners to that point. Thus far the effort to protect the treaty rights of the Indians to that section has been successful, but the next year will certainly witness a large increase of such emigration.5/5(1). Please click on your local library's website for current information and updates. Our digital library collections remain available for your convenience 24/7.   The first part of the book discusses the processes by which the US Government took possession of the Black Hills from the Lakota by defeating them on the battlefield, abrogating treaty provisions, violating their fifth amendment rights under the US Consitution, and other less than honorable means.4/5. Dan Simmons (born April 4, ) is an American science fiction and horror writer. He is the author of the Hyperion Cantos and the Ilium/Olympos cycles, among other works which span the science fiction, horror, and fantasy genres, sometimes within a single novel. A typical example of Simmons' intermingling Born: April 4, (age 71), Peoria, Illinois, U.S.