The Nez Perce and 1877 - Suggested Reading
Forlorn Hope: A Study of the Battle of White Bird Canyon and the Beginning of the Nez Perce Indian War
The Nez Perce National Historic Trail has an extensive bibliography that is useful for finding resources related to 1877. The park also has several books on 1877 and its aftermath that can also be purchased through our bookstore.
Did You Know?
Big Hole National Battlefield bears witness to a tragic event. Over ninety women and children died at the battle of the Big Hole. Almost everyone lost two or three relatives.