Beard was not only a witness to two major battles against the Lakota; he also traveled with William ÒBuffalo BillÓ CodyÕs Wild West show, worked as a Hollywood Indian, and witnessed the grand transformation of the Black Hills into a tourism mecca. Beard spent most of his later life fighting to reclaim his homeland and acting as Òold Dewey Beard,Ó a living relic of the Òold WestÓ for the tourists.
With a keen eye for detail and a true storytellerÕs talent, Philip Burnham presents the man behind the legend of Dewey Beard and shows how the life of the last survivor of Little Bighorn provides a glimpse into the survival of Indigenous America.
Thoroughly updated, Contemporary Sport Management, Sixth Edition, offers a complete and contemporary overview of the field. It addresses the professional component topical areas that must be mastered for COSMA accreditation, and it comes with an array of ancillaries that make instruction organized and easy.