Geronimo

Geronimo

His Own Story: The Autobiography of a Great Patriot Warrior



Introduction by: Frederick W. Turner
Notes by: Frederick W. Turner

Format
Paperback
Price
$15.00
 
Additional Formats
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780452011557
  • 208 Pages
  • Plume
  • Adult

Overview

In the early 1900s, when Geronimo was taken prisoner, Barrett commissioned an interpreter to interview the Native American warrior. Told in his own words, this is the story of his life and people.

Table of Contents

Newly Revised and Edited with an Introduction and Notes by Frederick Turner

Illustrations
Preface
Introduction by Frederick Turner
A Note on the Text
Introductory

Part I: The Apaches
1. Origin of the Apache Indians
2. Subdivisions of the Apache Tribe
3. Early Life
4. Tribal Amusements, Manners, and Customs
5. The Family

Part II: The Mexicans
6. Kas-ki-yeh
7. Fighting Under Difficulties
8. Raids That Were Successful
9. Varying Fortunes
10. Heavy Fighting
11. Geronimo’s Mightiest Battle

Part III: The White Men
12. Coming of the White Men
13. Greatest of Wrongs
14. Removals
15. In Prison and on the Warpath
16. The Final Struggle
17. A Prisoner of War

Part IV. The Old and the New
18. Unwritten Laws of the Apaches
19. At the World’s Fair
20. Religion
21. Hopes for the Future

Appendix: The Surrender of Geronimo
A Selected Bibliography

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