Wednesday, October 25, 2023

by Emilyn Linden

If you’re interested in the story behind Killers of the Flower Moon and other true stories about Native people in the United States, take a look at some of the other histories we have in the collection.

 The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America, 306.362 R311

 Highway of Tears: A True Story of Racism, Indifference and the Pursuit of Justice for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls by Jessica McDiarmid, 362.88 McDiarmid

 Yellow Bird: Oil, Murder, and a Woman’s Search for Justice In Indian Country by Sierra Crane Murdoch, 364.1523 Yellow Bird Murdoch

 Indigenous Continent: The Epic Contest for North America by Pekka Hämäläinen, 970.1 Hamalainen

 Empire of the Summer Moon: Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches, the Most Powerful Indian Tribe in American History by S.C. Gwynne, 970.3 Comanche Parker Gwynne

 A Brutal Reckoning: Andrew Jackson, the Creek Indians, and the Epic War for the American South by Peter Cozzens, 970.3 Creek Cozzens (new)

 The Earth is Weeping: The Epic Story of the Indian Wars for the American West by Peter Cozzens, 970.5 C839

 An Indigenous Peoples’ History of the United States by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, 970.5 D911

 The Heart of Everything that Is: The Untold Story of Red Cloud, an American Legend by Bob Drury, 970.5 R245yd

 Rez Life : An Indian’s Journey Through Reservation Life by David Treuer, 970.5 T726

And if you loved the movie, check out these similar titles:

 There Will Be Blood


 The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

 Wind River

 The Hateful Eight

Emilyn Linden is a librarian in the FDL Public Library Information and Outreach Services department.