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It is easy reading because it reads like a story or a novel.
My ignorance was probably an advantage because every time I'd put the book down, I'd come right back to it wanting to find out what was going to happen next.
The events are historically accurate, but presented as a great story by a great story teller.
Nerburn does a great job of making this a story and not just a bunch of facts. but through the story I picked up a bunch of facts. I loved this book. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Brad
I recently became aware of Kent Nerburn as an author, and it is a wonderful discovery! At his recommendation, I read this book first. Read morePublished 3 months ago by june
another great nerburn book ! hard to put down ! a lot of history told in a way that keeps you on the edge of your chair…. Read morePublished 3 months ago by mary in new york city
A very detailed and riveting tome the tells both sides of the Nez Perce fight and flight. The story is tragic and if the ever was a tale of the failure of government, this is one.Published 6 months ago by KiMike
This is very complete: covering both a history of the Nez Perce and the life of "Chief Joseph." It is interesting that, though the flight into Montana is pivotal, is is... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Rev TedT 24333