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Quanah Parker, Indian warrior for peace.

LaVere Anderson

Quanah Parker, Indian warrior for peace.

Illustrated by Russell Hoover.

by LaVere Anderson

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Garrard Pub. Co. in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Parker, Quanah, 1845?-1911 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Parker, Quanah, 1845?-1911.,
  • Comanche Indians -- Kings and rulers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.

  • About the Edition

    A biography of the Comanche Chief who led his people against confinement on reservations, but once confinement occured he helped the tribe accept and benefit from reservation life.

    Edition Notes

    GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
    SeriesAmericans all
    ContributionsHoover, Russell, illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE90.P19 A65
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p.
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5755489M
    ISBN 100811645606
    LC Control Number71103957
    OCLC/WorldCa95289


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Quanah Parker (c. late s - Febru ) was a Native American Indian leader, the son of Comanche Chief Peta Nocona and European American woman Cynthia Ann Parker, and the last chief of the Quahadi Comanche Indians. Empire of the Summer Moon: Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches, the Most Powerful Indian Tribe in American History by S.

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Gwynne represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in Flora-Monroe Township Public Library. Bridging two worlds, Quanah proved fearless in battle and in peace. He deserves more than a Renegade Roads written by a two-bit hack.

He deserves a New York Times best seller. Wait. He has that now—S.C. Gwynne’s Empire of the Summer Moon: Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches, the Most Powerful Indian Tribe in American History. The son of white captive Cynthia Ann Parker, Quanah Parker rose from able warrior to tribal leader on the Comanche reservation.

Between and his death inQuanah dealt with local Indian agents and with presidents and other high officials in Washington, facing the classic dilemma of a leader caught between the dictates of an occupying power and the wrenching physical and spiritual Brand: University of Oklahoma Press.

The story of Cynthia Ann and her son, Chief Quanah Parker, is told in S.C. Gwynne's book, Empire of the Summer Moon. Gwynne traces the rise and fall of. Chief of the Quahadi Commanches, Comanche Warrior Chief - Circa - Febr November 6, View Complete Profile.

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See more ideas about Quanah parker, Native american indians and Native american history pins. Quanah Parker's mother, Cynthia Ann Parker, was a member of the large Parker frontier family that settled in east Texas in the s.

She was captured in by Comanches during the raid of Fort Parker near present-day Groesbeck, Texas. She was given the Indian name Nadua ("Someone Found"), and adopted into the Nocona band of Comanches.

Chief of the Comanche band Noconi. He led his tribe during the extensive Indian Wars in Texas from the s to He was the son of the Comanche chief Iron Jacket and father of chief Quanah Parker.

His band Noconis, or Wanderers, or travelers were named after him. Nocona, Texas is. The last Chief of the Quahadi Comanche, Parker was both a major resistor to white settlers, as well as a leader in the tribe’s adjustment to reservation life.

Quanah was born around to Chief Peta Nocona and Cynthia Ann Parker, a white captive of the Comanche, near the Wichita Mountains of 24 years of living with the Indians, Quanah’s mother was recaptured in the Battle.

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Co, PARKER, QUANAH (ca. Quanah Parker, the last chief of the Quahada Comanche Indians, son of Peta Nocona and Cynthia Ann Parker, was born about According to Quanah himself, he was born on Elk Creek south of the Wichita Mountains in what is now Oklahoma, but there has been debate regarding his birthplace, and a Centennial marker on Cedar Lake northeast of Seminole, Texas, in.

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