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All Our Kin: Strategies for Survival in a Black Community

By: Carol B. Stack

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1975

Seller ID: 65548

ISBN: 281BUI1000023

Condition: Used - Very Good


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American Indian

By: Adams, George R.

Price: $7.95

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc: December 1975

Seller ID: 72523

ISBN: 0471003964

Condition: Used - Very Good


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American Indian Grandmothers: Traditions and Transitions

By: Schweitzer, Marjorie M.

Price: $7.95

Publisher: University of New Mexico Press: September 1999

Seller ID: 72521

ISBN: 0826320783

Condition: Used - Like New


These nine essays blend documentary history, oral history, and ethnographic observation to shed light on the complex world of grandmothering in Native America. The cultural and emotional resources of their ethnic traditions help grandmothers grapple with the myriad social, economic, cultural, and political challenges they faced in the late twentieth century. Indian grandmothers are almost universally occupied with child care and child rearing at some time, but such varia... View more info

American Indian Policy in the Jacksonian Era

By: Ronald N. Satz

Price: $6.95

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press: August 1976

Seller ID: 72576

ISBN: 0803258488

Condition: Used - Very Good


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American Indians and the Law (The Penguin Library of American Indian History)

By: N. Bruce Duthu

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Viking: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15769

ISBN: 0670018570

Condition: Used - Like New


The history and politics of American Indians? unique constitutional status from a renowned scholar Few Americans know that Indian tribes have a legal status unique among America's distinct racial and ethnic groups: They are also sovereign governments that engage in governmental relations with Congress. The self-rule of Native tribes long predates the founding of the United States, and that peculiar status has led to legal and political disputes?with vast sums of mon... View more info

Big Cypress

By: Merwyn S. Garbarino

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc.: January 1972

Seller ID: 72582

ISBN: 0030866723

Condition: Used - Good


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Common Sense About Race

By: Philip Mason

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Macmillan: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16855

ISBN: B0000CL1OP

Condition: Used - Good


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Dancing Gods: Indian Ceremonials of New Mexico and Arizona

By: Erna Fergusson

Price: $14.95

Publisher: University of New Mexico Press: April 1988

Seller ID: 71715

ISBN: 0826310508

Condition: New


One of the most remarkable features of life in the Southwest is the presence of Native American religious ceremonies in communities that are driving distance from Sunbelt cities. Many of these ceremonies are open to the public and "Dancing Gods" is the best single reference for visitors to dances at the Rio Grande Pueblos, Zuni Pueblo, the Hopi Mesas, and the Navajo and Apache reservations. Fergusson's classic guide to New Mexico and Arizona Indian ceremonies is once ... View more info

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Deer Dancer

By: Richard J. Gonzales

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Sleeping Panther Press: June 2017

Seller ID: 68833

ISBN: 0998066125

Condition: New


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Indian-White Relations in the United States: A Bibliography of Works Published 1975-1980

By: Francis Paul Prucha

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Univ of Nebraska Pr: March 1982

Seller ID: 72511

ISBN: 0803287054

Condition: Used - Good


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Indians and Bureaucrats: Administering the Reservation Policy during the Civil War

By: Edmund Danziger

Price: $7.95

Publisher: University of Illinois Press: December 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 72585

ISBN: 0252003144

Condition: Used - Good


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Moon of Popping Trees

By: Rex Alan Smith

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Reader's Digest Press : distributed by Crowell: January 1975

Seller ID: 72524

ISBN: 0883490765

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Myths of Native America

By: McNeese, Tim

Price: $9.75

Publisher: Running Press: July 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 72592

ISBN: 1568582714

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Native American Archives: An Introduction

By: John A. Fleckner

Price: $34.95

Publisher: The Society of American Archivists: 1984

Seller ID: 72591

ISBN: 281BUI1000815

Condition: Used - Good


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Omaha Tribal Myths and Trickster Tales

By: Roger L. Welsch

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Swallow Press: June 1981

Seller ID: 72581

ISBN: 0804007004

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Peter Pitchlynn: Chief of the Choctaws (The Civilization of the American Indian series)

By: W.David Baird

Price: $15.95

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press: July 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 72583

ISBN: 0806109912

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Puritan Justice and the Indian: White Man's Law in Massachusetts, 1630-1763

By: Yasuhide Kawashima

Price: $64.95

Publisher: Wesleyan University Press: July 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 72804

ISBN: 081955068X

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Red men and hat-wearers: Viewpoints in Indian history : papers from the Colorado State University conference on Indian history, August 1974

By: Daniel (editor) Tyler

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Pruett Pub. Co: January 1976

Seller ID: 72578

ISBN: 0871085011

Condition: Used - Good


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The American Indian and the Problem of History

By: Martin, Calvin

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Oxford University Press: January 1987

Seller ID: 72579

ISBN: 0195038568

Condition: Used - Very Good


The problem of history for North American Indians is that historical consciousness has traditionally been irrelevant to them, perhaps even dangerous. Time, with its attendant experiences, realities, and knowledge, was not linear, progressive, and novel. Their vision of themselves in relation to the cosmos was very different from the anthropocentric perspective that came to dominate Western thinking. Each of the eighteen authors herein wrestles with the phenomenon that in... View more info

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The Cheyennes: Indians of the Great Plains (Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology)

By: E. Hoebel

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Cengage Learning: March 1978

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 72514

ISBN: 0030226864

Condition: Used - Good


This case study traces the Cheyenne Indians from their first contact with the French explorer LaSalle in 1680. The book then follows their exodus from Minnesota under pressure from the Sioux, Cel, and Ojibwa; their attempt to gain a foothold in eastern South Dakota and the middle Missouri River; and their final movement into the high western plains in the first half of the 19th century. View more info