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  • "I wanted to retrace Custer's steps, 300 miles over sparsely populated terrain," Philbrick says. "We were out there on the terrain and got stuck in the mud in the place where Sitting Bull was killed. We've had all sorts of adventures and having him there was an immense help."

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  • "They were just blundering around, stealing corn and angering the people they are going to need to have on their side if they are going to have any hope of survival," Mr. Philbrick said.

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