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Image for America's Fascinating Indian Heritage: The First Americans: Their Customs, Art, History and How They Lived

America's Fascinating Indian Heritage: The First Americans: Their Customs, Art, History and How They Lived

By: Reader's Digest Editors

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Readers Digest: November 1990

Seller ID: 68640

ISBN: 0895773724

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Brings whole story into focus -- as it really happened. Meet these men and women, the memory of whom still haunts America -- and get acquainted with an integral part of our heritage -- in this honest and informative celebration of the American Indian. View more info

American Indian

By: Adams, George R.

Price: $7.95

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc: December 1975

Seller ID: 72523

ISBN: 0471003964

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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

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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Massacres of the Mountains: A History of the Indian Wars of the Far West, 1815-1875

By: J. P. Dunn Jr.

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Archer House, Inc.: January 1958

Seller ID: 72525

ISBN: B000J4WLPE

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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

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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

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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

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Oklahoma's Forgotten Indians

By: N/A

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Oklahoma Historical Society: January 1981

Seller ID: 72587

ISBN: 0941498093

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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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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

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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

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The Chickasaws (The Civilization of the American Indian Series)

By: Arrell M. Gibson

Price: $5.95

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press: September 1972

Seller ID: 72516

ISBN: 0806110422

Condition: Used - Good


For 350 years the Chickasaws-one of the Five Civilized Tribes-made a sustained effort to preserve their tribal institutions and independence in the face of increasing encroachments by white men. This is the first book-length account of their valiant-but doomed-struggle.Against an ethnohistorical background, the author relates the story of the Chickasaws from their first recorded contacts with Europeans in the lower Mississippi Valley in 1540 to final dissolution of... View more info

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The Enduring Indians of Kansas: A Century and a Half of Acculturation

By: Joseph B. Herring

Price: $11.95

Publisher: University Press of Kansas: July 1990

Seller ID: 72512

ISBN: 0700605886

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The Cherokees' "Trail of Tears" and the forced migration of other Southern tribes during the 1830s and 1840s were the most notorious consequences of Andrew Jackson's Indian removal policy. Less well known is the fact that many tribes of the Old Northwest territory were also forced to surrender their lands and move west of the Mississippi River. By 1850, upwards of 10,000 displaced Indians had been settled "permanently" along the wooded streams and rivers of eastern Kansa... View more info