Black Hawk's View of Illinois History
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Imagine sitting around a campfire with Ma-ka-tai-me-she-kiuk-kiuk, listening to the stories and legends of his grandfathers. Drawing from Black Hawk’s Autobiography and his knowledge of American Indian Cosmology, Brian “Fox” Ellis portrays the reporter who transcribed and published Black Hawk’s life story. Mr. Ellis weaves true history with folklore.