By James Donovan
In June of 1876, on a hill above a winding river known as "the Little Bighorn," George Armstrong Custer and all 210 males below his direct command have been annihilated through approximately 2,000 Sioux and Cheyenne. This devastating loss brought on an uproar, and public figures pointed palms which will steer clear of accountability. Custer, who was once comfortably useless, took the brunt of the blame.
The fact, in spite of the fact that, used to be way more advanced. A negative GLORY is the 1st booklet to narrate the total tale of this without end attention-grabbing conflict, and the 1st to name upon the entire important new forensic learn of the prior sector century. it's also the 1st publication to convey to mild the main points of the military cover-up--and resolve one of many maximum mysteries in US army heritage.
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A Terrible Glory: Custer and the Little Bighorn - the Last Great Battle of the American West by James Donovan