Joseph M. Marshall III, historian, educator, and storyteller, is the author of many books, including The Journey of Crazy Horse and The Lakota Way: Stories and Lessons for the Living, which was a finalist for the PEN Center USA West Award in 2002. He was raised on the Rosebud Sioux Indian Reservation and his first language is Lakota. Marshall is a recipient of the Wyoming Humanities Award, and he has been a technical advistor and actor in television movies, including Return to Lonesome Dove. He makes his home on the Northern Plains.
Those wishing to understand Crazy Horse as the Lakota know him won't find a better accout than Marshall's. -San Francisco Chronicle
Marshall's gloriously poetic and sweeping chronicle ushers in a new genre of American history . . . a tour de force. -Peter Nabokov, author of Native American Testimony A remarkable portrait of a remarkable man. -Colin G. Calloway, professor of history and Samson Occom Professor of Native American Studies, Dartmouth College