Sand In A Whirlwind, 30Th Anniversary EditionThe Paiute Indian War Of 1860$26.95Author: Ferol EganForeword: Richard DillonFormat: Paper
Published Date: 1985
Sand in a Whirlwind is a dramatic account of the events surrounding hostilities between settlers and Pyramid Paiutes in the spring of 1860. Thirty years after its publication Ferol Egan’s now classic tale continues to enlighten and engage readers.
As a native Californian from Gold Rush country, Ferol Egan
developed a love for the American West at an early age. A writer, retired teacher, and historian, Egan is the author of six books including Frémont: Explorer for a Restless Nation
, for which he won the Gold Medal for nonfiction from the Commonwealth Club of California. He received the Silver Medal for Sand in a Whirlwind
and the California Medal for The El Dorado Trail
. He now resides in Berkeley, California.