One Thousand White Women

A series about women "who participated in the government's "Brides for Indians" program in 1873, a program whose conceit was that the way to peace between the United States and the Cheyenne Nation was for One Thousand White Women to be given as brides in exchange for three hundred horses. These "brides" were mostly fallen women; women in prison, prostitutes, the occasional adventurer, or those incarcerated in asylums. No one expected this program to work. The brides themselves thought it was simply a chance at freedom. But many of them fell in love with the Cheyennes spouses and had children with them...and became Cheyenne themselves."

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One Thousand White Women
One Thousand White Women
di Jim Fergus (Autore)

Editore: St. Martin's Press

Publication: 31 marzo 2010

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The Vengeance of Mothers
The Vengeance of Mothers
di Jim Fergus (Autore)

Editore: St. Martin's Press

Publication: 11 settembre 2017

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