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Dakota Warrior-The Story of James R. Weddell Gloria Mattioni

Dakota Warrior-The Story of James R. Weddell

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148 pages
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This book tells the epic life and legal odyssey of James R. Weddell, a Yankton Sioux man sentenced to eighty years in prison for a crime he didnt commit. Dakota Warrior is a meditation on what it means to embody the figure of the warrior in ourMoreThis book tells the epic life and legal odyssey of James R. Weddell, a Yankton Sioux man sentenced to eighty years in prison for a crime he didnt commit. Dakota Warrior is a meditation on what it means to embody the figure of the warrior in our modern society. It is also a breathless tale of daring prison breaks, or ending up on Americas Most Wanted,of the unyielding fight for the Black Hills--the Lakota sacred land that were illegally taken by the U.S. government, of racism and friendship, of tribal history and strong spiritual beliefs.