[EBOOK] Standing Bear is a Person: The True Story of a Native Americans Quest for Justice

Standing Bear is a Person: The True Story of a Native Americans Quest for Justice

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ISBN Code : 9780306813702
Book Author : Stephen Dando-Collins
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Total Pages : 192

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In 1877, Standing Bear and his Indian people, the Ponca, were forcibly removed from their land in northern Nebraska. In defiance, Standing Bear sued in U.S. District Court for the right to return home. In a landmark case, the judge, for the first time in U.S. history, recognized Native American rights-acknowledging that Standing Bear is a person-and ruled in favor of Sta