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    • Shoot, Minnie, Shoot!

    • The Story of the 1904 Fort Shaw Indian Girls, Basketball's First World Champions
    • By: Happy Jack Feder
    • Narrated by: Anna Fields
    • Length: 6 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    In 1903, over 300 Indian children from across America lived at the Fort Shaw Indian Boarding School in a remote, isolated valley in Montana. Among the children were a handful of teenage girls, many who had only lived in tepees. They quickly learned to play basketball and resoundingly crushed all opponents, including men's and women's university teams. After the games, the girls recited Shelley and Longfellow, played mandolins and violins, sang, danced, and pantomimed.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Full of Inaccuracies

    • By T. Arcangel on 12-23-10

    Regular price: $20.97