The Modoc War, 1872-3
||Johnston, Terry C.|
|Series title:||The Plainsmen Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||St. Martin's Press|
| Imprint:||Saint Martin's Paperbacks|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
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Terry C. Johnston
The Modoc Indians and American officials had been flirting with war in the Oregon Territory for some time. When Modoc chief Keintpoos murdered a Civil War hero during negotiations, the U.S. Army launched a deadly offensive against the rebel tribe. Besieged in the natural stronghold of the Lava Beds near Tule Lake, the Modocs waged bloody war for seven long months.
Sergeant Seamus Donegan, on the trail of...