scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 1,463
Bighead Kate An eye for an eye pps 1-5 Online Internet 5 June 1999 Available httpwwwstedwardseducfpagesfarralleyehtmThe plight of the Native American Indians throughout history is plagued by many battles and episodes of relocation from one reservation to the next One would have thought that the Native Americanswere merely puppets that the white man controlled to fit their own needs However the battle known as Custers Last Stand was different It would seem that the Indian had finally gained control of white man for once by what looked like a victory Or was it As a Native American woman who matured into an adult during these times of battle and unrest Kate Bighead recalls the tragedy of Custers Last Stand Her portrayal of Custer leads the reader to think that he was not only a general sent to fight her people but a likeable man especially among the women Her own cousin Me-o-tzi even claimed that Custer was her husband She turned down others because she believed that he would return for her eventually It was a fact that she accompanied him on trips to search for Indian trails This image of Custer would prove to be questionable after the battle yet to comeIn June of 1876 as camps of Indians set out to move along the Little Big Horn River in search of antelope there was no known threat of battle This would soon change as a warning would spread through the camps that soldiers were coming The soldiers were sent in an attempt to round up the Indians and force them to return to their reservations However the tribes fought back to defend themselves from the guns of the soldiers Most were armed simply with a bow and arrow and the Everywhere Spirit a battle plan in which the Indians crawled along the ground and ended up surrounding the enemy This would prove to be beneficial to the Indians defense because they
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA