Book Discussion on Chief Joseph & the Flight of the Nez Perce

At the Lake of the Isles Lutheran Church, Kent Nerburn talked about his biography Chief Joseph and the Flight of the Nez Perce: The Untold… read more

At the Lake of the Isles Lutheran Church, Kent Nerburn talked about his biography Chief Joseph and the Flight of the Nez Perce: The Untold Story of an American Tragedy, published by HarperSanFrancisco. In the book, the author describes the armed resistance of the Nez Perce, their six-month flight toward Canada, and their final surrender to U.S. forces just 50 miles away from the Canadian border. Mr. Nerburn read passages from his book and talked about the background. Following his remarks, he responded to questions and comments from members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Chief Joseph & the Flight of the Nez Perce

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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
First Aired:
Dec 26, 2005
Last Aired:
Feb 5, 2009

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  • Dec 26, 2005 | 1:04pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 27, 2006 | 1:31am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 05, 2009 | 4:13am EST | C-SPAN 3
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