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By Chris Enss, Howard Kazanjian

On could 17, 1876, Elizabeth Bacon Custer kissed her husband George see you later and needed him success in his efforts to meet the Army’s orders to force within the local american citizens who wouldn't willingly relocate to a reservation.  decorated in a black taffeta costume and a velvet using cap with a purple peacock feather that matched George’s crimson shawl, she watched the proud regiment experience off.  It was once a most suitable picture. 

This new biography of Elizabeth Bacon Custer relates the tale of the recognized and rushing couple's romance, finds their lifetime of experience in the course of the west in the course of the days of the Indian Wars, and recounts the tragic finish of the seventh cavalry and the aftermath for the other halves. Libbie Custer used to be an strange lady who her itinerant military husband's occupation to its end--but she was additionally an grand grasp of propaganda who attempted to recreate George Armstrong Custer's snapshot after Little Bighorn. The author of many books approximately her personal existence (some of which are still in print) she was once probably the most well-known girls of her time and remains a desirable personality in American history. 

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