Over the Earth I Come: The Great Sioux Uprising of 1862
A highly readable account of the culture clash the led to the U.S./Dakota War of 1862.
December 26, 1862. On the day after Christmas, in Mankato, Minnesota, thirty-eight Indians were hanged on the order of President Lincoln. This event stands today as the greatest mass execution in the history of the United States. In Over The Earth I Come, Duane Schultz retells one of America's most violent and bloody events--the U.S. Dakota War of 1862.
- By: Duane Schultz
- Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin (1993)
- ISBN: 978-0312093600
- Format: Paperback, 307 pages, 5.5 x 0.7 x 8.5 inches