Sorrow of the Earth

Buffalo Bill, Sitting Bull and the Tragedy of Show Business

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Description

Fascinating, brilliant and angry: the tale of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show and the tragic fate of its Native American participants.

Buffalo Bill was the prince of show business. His spectacular Wild...

Advance Praise

"A swift and engrossing postmodern interrogation of the brutal cost of manufacturing myth... an attempt to see a fraction of the story of native North America more honestly than that story has been...

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