Navajo Long Walk


In 1863 General James Carleton, military commander of the U.S. territory of New Mexico issued an order that all Navajos were to be rounded up and forced to live on a reservation that was some 400 miles from their homeland. He, like most white people at the time, thought that the Navajos were lawless raiders who needed to be “weaned of their old ways.” He felt it was his job to “kill the Indian” and “save the man.” If Carleton had taken time to find out about the Navajo people, he would have lear

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Weight 0.49 kg
Dimensions 23 × 27.6 cm
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Christina Baker Kline

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