Black Elk's Vision

A Lakota Story

Nelson, S. D.

Book - 2010
Average Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5.
Black Elk's Vision
A simple biography of Lakota-Oglala medicine man Black Elk, from his childhood vision which shaped his life through his battles with the whites and his travels with Buffalo Bill's Wild West show.

Publisher: New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2010
ISBN: 9780810983991
Branch Call Number: J B Black Elk N
Characteristics: 47 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 27 cm.


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A wonderful first-person account and biography of Black Elk, a medicine man of the Lakota tribe. By S.D. Nelson. Highly recommended.

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Feb 16, 2012
  • Mum_of_2 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

I really liked this story. But it is not a book for young children.


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