By Richard Erdoes
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Storyteller, insurgent, medication guy, Lame Deer was once born virtually a century in the past at the Rosebud Reservation in South Dakota. A full-blooded Sioux, he used to be many stuff within the white man’s world—rodeo clown, painter, prisoner. yet, exceptionally, he used to be a holy guy. Lame Deer’s tale is one in every of a harsh early life and reckless manhood, a shotgun marriage and divorce, a historical past and folklore as wealthy at the present time as whilst first published—and of his fierce fight to maintain his satisfaction intact, dwelling as a stranger in his personal ancestral land.
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