Glory-Hunter: A Life of General Custer by Frederic F. Van de WaterGlory-Hunter: A Life of General Custer by Frederic F. Van de Water

Glory-Hunter: A Life of General Custer

byFrederic F. Van de WaterIntroduction byPaul Andrew Hutton

Paperback | September 1, 1988

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"All his life, he rode after Glory," writers Frederic F. Van de Water of George Armstrong Custer. Ironically, he found it at the Battle of the Little Big Horn. In his introduction to this edition, Paul Andrew Hutton considers the importance of Glory-Hunter, which appeared in 1934 as the first biography to depict Custer in unheroic terms.
Paul Andrew Hutton, a professor of history at the University of New Mexico, is the author of the prize-winning Phil Sheridan and His Army (UNP, 1985).
Title:Glory-Hunter: A Life of General CusterFormat:PaperbackDimensions:408 pages, 8.5 × 5.62 × 0.97 inPublished:September 1, 1988Publisher:UNP - Nebraska

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:080329607X

ISBN - 13:9780803296077

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Editorial Reviews

"Mr. Van de Water has accumulated evidence until it can hardly be questioned. There is enough of it to damn the man as hard cruel, and irresponsible. . . . At any rate, the story has an epic movement, and at last is heart-stirring and somberly beautiful."—New York Times
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