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Free read From Sand Creek: Rising in This Heart Which Is Our America (Sun Tracks) 108 ï The massacre of Cheyenne and Arapaho women and children by US soldiers at Sand Creek in 1864 was a shameful episode in American history and its battlefield was proposed as a National Historic Site in 1998 to pay homage The massacre of Cheyenne and Arapaho women and children by US soldiers at Sand Creek in 1864 was a shameful episode in American history and its battlefield was proposed as a National Historic Site in 1998 to pay homage to those innocent victims Poet Simon Ortiz had honored those people seventeen years earlier in his own way That book from Sand Creek is now back in print Originally published in a small press edition from Sand Creek makes a large statement about injustices done t. In this cycle of

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