scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 602
Indian Project The Indians had every right to fight Their land was being taken away by the whites They were forcing them out by starving them and compressing them into small reservations Many of the Indian leaders had felt safe before the whites began attacking and invading their territory The whites provoked the Indians into war according to Ten Bears when he said My people have never first drawn a bow or fired a gun against the whites There has been trouble on the line between us and my young men have danced the war dance But it was not begun by us It was you who sent out the first solider and we who sent out the second Pg 241 The War to Save the Buffalo Unfortunately the whites did not care about the Indians and thought of them as inferior and less advanced The Indians were thought of as less intelligent because they never developed their land or had been educated Many even seemed more intelligent than many whites because they did not want to have war or develop the plains and kill all the buffalo The Indians were however blessed with many strong leaders Each one had their reasons some more strong than others A few of the more important leaders were Sitting Bull Red Cloud and Crazy Horse They were all able to deal crushing blows to the white army Many battles took place over the plains some were not even battles but were massacres The most famous of them all was the Little Big Horn This was where Crazy Horse and Sitting Bull and their people came together The whites had chased them away and they had formed the largest village ever made on the plains About 7000 Indians were said to be living there George Custer of the 7th Cavalry was sent to take out this large encampment It is too bad that he under estimated
@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