NAVAJO SCOUTS DURING THE APACHE WARS
In January 1873, Secretary of War William W. Belknap authorized the Military District of New Mexico to enlist fifty Indian scouts for campaigns against the Apaches and other tribes. Taylor explores why so many young Navajo volunteers answered this call, and the relationship between the Navajo Nation and the U.S. military in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Well illus.
Publisher: History Press
Publishing status: Current
Item #: 3774406