Custer's Last Stand/Mount Rushmore 2011

A Listmania! list by M. Heiss (USA)
The list author says: "This is the reading information for our 2011 roadtrip to Little Bighorn and also Mount Rushmore.

Wide age ranges for my family of boys."
Mount Rushmore (Wonders of America)
1.  Mount Rushmore (Wonders of America) by Marion Dane Bauer
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  "for the littlest readers"
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M is for Mount Rushmore: A South Dakota Alphabet (Discover America State by State)
2.  M is for Mount Rushmore: A South Dakota Alphabet (Discover America State by State) by William T. Anderson
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  "great illustrations -- these make you want to spend time in South Dakota.  Lots of good information in the side blurbs."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

Rushmore: Monument for the Ages
3.  Rushmore: Monument for the Ages by Lynn Curlee
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  "Lots of text -- a great book about HOW they made the monument.  3rd grade and up."
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Custer's Last Stand (Turning Points in U.S. History)
4.  Custer's Last Stand (Turning Points in U.S. History) by Dennis B. Fradin
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  "THIS IS THE ONE!  This is appropriate for most ages -- older children can study it for themselves, younger children can have sections read aloud to them.  This is the basis of our family learning about the battle."
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A Picture Book of Sitting Bull (Picture Book Biography)
5.  A Picture Book of Sitting Bull (Picture Book Biography) by David A. Adler
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  "Simply wonderful -- great to read aloud.  Plenty of action in the illustrations."
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George Armstrong Custer: General of the U.S. Calvary (Primary Sources of Famous People in American History)
6.  George Armstrong Custer: General of the U.S. Calvary (Primary Sources of Famous People in American History) by Theodore Link
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  "packed with pictures.  This is a great biography for younger grades.  Good glossary."
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Sitting Bull: Sioux Warrior (Native American Leaders of the Wild West)
7.  Sitting Bull: Sioux Warrior (Native American Leaders of the Wild West) by William R. Sanford
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  "great for young people -- good biography -- nine chapters.  Leadership and character."
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Little Bighorn (Battlefields Across America)
8.  Little Bighorn (Battlefields Across America) by Randy Krehbiel
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  "Great maps; good for kids.  Not too grisly -- good sections on Sitting Bull, Crazy Horse, and Custer.

Small sections, so they can read what they want."
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It Is a Good Day to Die: Indian Eyewitnesses Tell the Story of the Battle of the Little Bighorn
9.  It Is a Good Day to Die: Indian Eyewitnesses Tell the Story of the Battle of the Little Bighorn by Herman J. Viola
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  "Told by the survivors of the Little Bighorn -- the native American perspectives.  Some blood and gore -- middle school and up."
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The Last Stand: Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn
10.  The Last Stand: Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn by Nathaniel Philbrick
The list author says:
  "rehabilitates everybody

Everybody but Sitting Bull was the villain in this book... but a motley crew of understandable villains.  Nathaniel Philbrick did a great job."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (334 customer reviews)

A Terrible Glory: Custer and the Little Bighorn - the Last Great Battle of the American West
11.  A Terrible Glory: Custer and the Little Bighorn - the Last Great Battle of the American West by Jim Donovan
The list author says:
  "More about the trial and cover up than in Nathaniel Philbrick's book.  Interesting.  Good notes section with diverse sources, but many typos in the notes."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (192 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

The Diary of Elizabeth Bacon Custer: On the Plains with General Custer (In My Own Words)
12.  The Diary of Elizabeth Bacon Custer: On the Plains with General Custer (In My Own Words) by Elizabeth Bacon Custer
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  "read this out loud to your kids; it gives them insight into Custer's life at home and the ways the military wives adjusted and handled the plains."
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Indian Wars
13.  Indian Wars by Robert Marshall Utley
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  "For background information.  I got really interested in the Indian Wars because of this book.  Bigger kids will love it; it is fast-paced and interesting."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

Custer: Cavalier in Buckskin
14.  Custer: Cavalier in Buckskin by Robert Marshall Utley
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  "Another one by Utley for bigger kids."
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The Lance and the Shield: The Life and Times of Sitting Bull
15.  The Lance and the Shield: The Life and Times of Sitting Bull by Robert M. Utley
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  "And another one by Utley for bigger kids.  Terrific photo section."
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Perplexus Original Maze Game by PlaSmart, Inc.
16.  Perplexus Original Maze Game by PlaSmart, Inc. by PlaSmart
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  "long car ride"
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Perplexus Rookie
17.  Perplexus Rookie by Perplexus
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  "littler children.  This one is a stumper even for mom and dad -- well done."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (577 customer reviews)

ThinkFun Amaze
18.  ThinkFun Amaze by Think Fun
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  "complex and fun -- better for waiting in restaurants than the car."
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Melissa & Doug Travel Hangman
19.  Melissa & Doug Travel Hangman by Melissa & Doug
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Rory's Story Cubes
20.  Rory's Story Cubes by Gamewright
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  "great!  We all listen to one another and laugh."
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Truck
21.  Truck by Donald Crews
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  "awesome book showing trucks and signs, for smaller children."
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Wow! America!
22.  Wow! America! by Robert Neubecker
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  "giant, oversized book showing America the Beautiful from sea to shining sea.  Enormous pictures.  Truly great book."
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The Scrambled States of America [SCRAMBLED STATES OF AMER]
23.  The Scrambled States of America [SCRAMBLED STATES OF AMER] by Laurie Keller
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  "hilarious."
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Quest for Courage
24.  Quest for Courage by Stormy Rodolph
The list author says:
  "I know this is set further north in Montana.  We have been to Glacier National Park, but not on this trip.  However, the boys were so interested in Sitting Bull and Indian ways that they re-read this book a couple of more times as we drove along.  Good, short read for older kids -- reinforces self-control and perseverance and other manly character traits."
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LEGEND OF THE INDIAN PAINTBRUSH THE (PAPERBACK) COPYRIGHT 1996 PUTNAM   JUVENILE
25.  LEGEND OF THE INDIAN PAINTBRUSH THE (PAPERBACK) COPYRIGHT 1996 PUTNAM JUVENILE by Tomie dePaola
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Girl Who Loved Wild Horses (Richard Jackson Books (Atheneum Hardcover))
26.  Girl Who Loved Wild Horses (Richard Jackson Books (Atheneum Hardcover)) by Paul Goble
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The Beast in the Garden: The True Story of a Predator's Deadly Return to Suburban America
27.  The Beast in the Garden: The True Story of a Predator's Deadly Return to Suburban America by David Baron
The list author says:
  "This was the WRONG book to read on a vacation to the front range of the Rockies.  I was creeped out for days.  Excellent book."
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