Ab-Sa-Ra-Ka Land of Massacre SIGNED HENRY CARRINGTON 1878 Wyoming Indian Wars Frontier Life Fort Kearny Native American Sioux Pawnee Crow


Title: Ab-Sa-Ra-Ka Land of Massacre: Being the Experience of an Officer's Wife on the Plains, with an Outline of Indian Operations and Conferences From 1865 to 1878.

Author: Mrs. Carrington [Margaret Irvin Carrington], Col. Henry B. Carrington

Description: Inscribed by Henry B. Carrington on flyleaf. Fourth edition. Original brown cloth board with gilt pictorial on front cover. Light wear to tail of spine and corners; cloth rubbed at extremities; gilt still bright; some general soiling to covers. Interior unmarked; some minor soiling. Two fold-out maps at rear, plus eight illustrations on plates (including frontispiece), five in-text illustrations, a full page map, and a plan of Fort Kearny. xx, 383 pages. 7.3 x 4.8 inches. Placed in a removable clear archival sleeve. [Howes C175]

The inscription reads: ''With the regards of the author / Henry B. Carrington, / Col. U.S.A. / Sept [?] 1878''.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: J. B. Lippincott & Co.
Place: Philadelphia
Year: 1878

Keywords: Absaraka, Wyoming, history, Indian Wars, Indian Affairs, Fort Kearny, Phil Kearny, Red Cloud's War, Indian Wars, frontier life, Native Americans, Sioux, Pawnee, Cheyenne Indians, Crow Indians, Howes C175,

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