Paul L. Hedren is a retired National Park Service superintendent residing in Omaha, Nebraska. He is the author of Fort Laramie and the Great Sioux War and Great Sioux War Orders of Battle: How the United States Army Waged War on the Northern Plains, 1876-1877.
"Hedren has produced a monumental work that will benefit students
of the Indian wars for years."--Montana The Magazine of Western
"Paul Hedren's previous works on the Sioux wars establish his reputation as one of the finest historians working in this field. Rosebud elevates that reputation to new highs. This is truly the definitive history of the Rosebud."--Robert M. Utley, author of The Commanders: Civil War Generals Who Shaped the American West
"This epic battle has finally found the great writer it needed in Paul Hedren, one of our finest chroniclers of the American West. With new sources, fresh insights, and a marvelous sense of story, this is the definitive work on the Battle of the Rosebud, and the compelling cast of characters involved in it."--James Donovan, author of A Terrible Glory: Custer and the Little Bighorn
"With Rosebud, Paul Hedren further cements his place as the leading historian of the Great Sioux War of 1876-1877."---Nebraska History