Chipeta: Ute Peacemaker (Now You Know Bios)

Chipeta: Ute Peacemaker (Now You Know Bios)❴Read❵ ➱ Chipeta: Ute Peacemaker (Now You Know Bios) Author Cynthia S. Becker – Oaklandjobs.co.uk Chipeta was the wife confidant and advisor to Chief Ouray of the Tabeguache band of Ute Indians in the mountain regions of Colorado After Ouray's death in 1880 Chipeta continued as a leader of her peo Chipeta was the wife confidant and advisor to Chief Ouray of the Tabeguache band of Ute Indians in the mountain regions of Colorado After Ouray's death in Chipeta continued as a leader of her people through times of challenge and hardship until her death in Chipeta was respected as a wise woman by both Utes and non Indian people Cynthia Becker is co author with David Smith of Chipeta ueen of the Utes and she brings the exhaustive research of that work to this Now You Know Bio of an inspirational Chipeta: Ute Epub / Native American woman Chipetanever for a moment wavered in her loyalty to what she thought the right and from the first used all her influence for peaceShe saw that war meant the murder of hundreds of whites and the extermination of her own people Margaret T Adams wife of Charles Adams Los Pinos Indian Agent. I picked this book up in a Salida Colorado bookstore Chipeta lived some of her life near the town and I was interested to learn about the Utes because they were a powerful presence in southern Colorado She and her famous husband Ouray brokered many deals on behalf of the native tribes Her life was an interesting one and she has a rightful place as one of Colorado's most influential women I genuinely teared up at the end of this book I suspect this book was written for school children because it was very easy to read but it's a good primer on this wonderful woman's life Our child picked this because she had to read a biography for school At first she read it with that I don't like homework attitude But about a third of the way through the book and after looking at lots of the pictures she got into the story By the end she said it was very interesting and she was glad she picked itTo read our full review go to the Reading Tub Excellent read Well researched and adapted to a younger reader audience I really enjoyed the story and the history involved

Chipeta: Ute Peacemaker PDF Ù Chipeta: Ute  Epub /
  • Hardcover
  • 98 pages
  • Chipeta: Ute Peacemaker (Now You Know Bios)
  • Cynthia S. Becker
  • English
  • 16 November 2016
  • 9780865410916