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A Summer on the Plains with Custer's 7th Cavalry The 1870 Diary of Annie Gibson Roberts

By: Roberts, Annie Gibson; Brian C. Pohanka (editor)

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Lynchburg, VA, Schroeder Publications: 2004

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 16190

ISBN: 1889246212

Condition: As New with No dust jacket as issued


Only slight scuffing of glossy pictorial paper covered boards. ; A bright, solid book, as new, appears unread. ; B&W Illustrations; 9 X 6.10 X 0.70 inches; 180 pages; Annie Roberts Yates was 27 years old when her soldier husband perished with his commander, George Armstrong Custer, at the battle of Little Bighorn. We catch occasional glimpses of Annie in Libbie Custer s memoirs, or in newspaper accounts of the sorrowful aftermath of Custer s Last Stand a young widow dressed in mourning, her dark hair turned gray with grief. She remains as elusive as she is fascinating. Talented musician and vo... View more info