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Gold in Arkansas from the Trail of Tears
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
Through the years the legend pops up and you will read something about it, or hear about it. You can google "Lost gold of the Cherokees" and it gives information that this gold is hidden in Georgia. But remember the Cherokees were forced out of Georgia and surrounding areas to Arkansas and then Oklahoma.
With the Dakota Sioux Indians: Writings From Charles Eastman (Ohiye Sa)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 138,280. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
Charles Eastman was born on a Dakota Sioux Indian reservation in 1858. When the Indian Wars broke out, he was taken to Canada, where he lived with a band of Sioux and learned their ways. He later returned to the US, joined white society, and became a leading advocate for Indians in Washington. This anthology includes "Indian Boyhood", "Indian Heroes and Great Chiefs", and other essays.
The Battle of Point Pleasant: A Critical Event at the Onset of a Revolution
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Price: Free! Words: 10,820. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
On October 10, 1774, the Battle of Point Pleasant raged between colonial Virginians and the native Indians of western Virginia. This relatively unknown battle was a critical event that may or may not have been the first battle of the American Revolution.
Haisla Legends
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Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 25,360. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
This book “H’aisla Legends” by Gordon Robinson of Kitamaat Village, B.C., was recorded into print for the first time in history from oral transmission through the ages. Gordon was a qualified school teacher graduating from Surpass College in Vancouver, and was a H’aisla historian. The true authors of the legends belong to the past. Published by Mark and Dale Robinson.
Unwarranted Expulsion: The Removal of the Winnebago Indians
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Price: Free! Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
In February of 1863 the Winnebago Indians of southern Minnesota were undeservedly exiled from beyond the state of Minnesota forever.
Old Souls in a New World: The Secret History of the Cherokee Indians
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 35,150. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by Panther's Lodge. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
Iconoclastic new history of the Cherokee Indians.
The First People of Canada
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
First People of Canada explores cultures of the Micmac, Huron, Blackfoot, Haida, and Inuit peoples before European contact. Each chapter describes the unique cultural characteristics of a people and a nearly extinct way of life. Perhaps by understanding these ancient societies we can learn to appreciate how humans today change their environment and rediscover ways to live in harmony with nature.
A Welcome Tragedy: Factors that Led to the U.S. - Dakota Conflict of 1862
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Price: Free! Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
The U.S. - Dakota Conflict of 1862 resulted in the hanging of 38 Dakota Indians and the permanent expulsion of the Dakota from beyond the borders of the state of Minnesota. Although these results were foreseeable and preventable, the Indian System fostered neglect, nourished corruption, and welcomed tragedy.
Road to California: The Search for a Southern Overland Route, 1540-1848
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,910. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
"Road to California" for the first time brings together the story of the search for a southern overland route to California by Spaniards, Mexicans and Americans. The book also tells about the response of Native Americans to the invasion of their lands. The story ends in 1848 when discovery of gold in California's Sierra Nevada assured that the trails would be worn deep by the argonauts.
Cherokee Clans: An Informal History
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Series: Cherokee Chapbooks, Book 1. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013 by Panther's Lodge. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
The seven Cherokee clans are replicated in no other American Indian tribe. They are Wolf, Bird, Deer, Twister, Wild Potato, Panther and Paint. Find out about this ancient kinship system.
Red Man's Origin
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Series: Cherokee Chapbooks, Book 4 · Cherokee Chapbooks, Book 1. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013 by Panther's Lodge. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
Reprinted from an Indian Territory newspaper, here is the earliest and most authoritative version of the story of the origins and migrations of the Cherokee people, as recounted by a noted member of the Keetoowah Society in the 1890s.
Airplanes for the Fliegertruppe's Book 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
This book concludes the triolgy on WW I German aviation. The three volumes together tell the story of the German air arms constant quest for air supremacy over the Allied air arms. But it does more it presents the conflict from the Germans perspective the facts as the were and the situation as it was, not as many would might wish to believe it was. Men and machines who fought gallantly when needed
Cherokee Clans: An Informal History
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Series: Cherokee Chapbooks, Book 2. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013 by Panther's Lodge. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
The seven Cherokee clans are replicated in no other American Indian tribe. They are Wolf, Bird, Deer, Twister, Wild Potato, Panther and Paint. Find out about this ancient kinship system.
River Passage
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 92,410. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012 by Drake Valley Press. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Inspired by a true story: The river journey was supposed to take four weeks. Instead, more than four months after they left, a ragtag group of survivors limped into Fort Nashborough with a harrowing tale. They'd faced Indian attacks, disease, near starvation. Some were captured... some killed... and some lived to tell the tale.
The True Story of the Death of Captain James Cook
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Native Hawaiians have long been confused by the history they learn at school, which doesn’t match up with the family stories they have heard so often from their elders. Drawing on oral histories and personal interviews with elderly Hawaiians, author Jack Kelly presents this first essay in a series of modern treatments of Hawaiian history.
The American Tobacco Controversy: The Tobacco Controversy of 1857 Revisited
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Price: Free! Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
Throughout the latter half of the nineteenth century the effects of tobacco smoking were extremely uncertain which led to wide debate, sparked initially by the Tobacco Controversy of 1857.
Nehalem Indians And Francis Drake 1579
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 26,150. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
First contact between Pacific Northwest Indians and European Francis Drake while in Nehalem Bay, Oregon. Descriptions by Francis Fletcher in his work published 1628 "The World Encompassed by Francis Drake" describes Pacific Northwest Indians culture, flora and fauna. Puts the rest that Francis Drake never set foot in what is know today as California.
George Strother Gaines
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You set the price! Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
George Strother Gaines was a well trusted and honored man among the Native Americans and whites in south Alabama in the early 1800s. Gaines was instrumental in the history of south Alabama among the inhabitants of the lower Tombigbee area. This is his story.
American Indians in Colorado: Dancing With Grace
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,210. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
Follow Grace, a Cheyenne fifth grader, as she prepares for a powwow dance competition and along the way learns about her people. Aimed at intermediate students and teachers, this history honors American Indians and comes alive for todayʼs youth. The book shows how decisions made in the past shape the present, and challenges students to think about how their own decisions will shape the future.
Priests and Prospectors: A History of Montana, Volume Two
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Series: A History of Montana. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,730. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Montana comes alive from the 1840 to 1870 in this mesmerizing second volume of Montana history. Discover the journey from a sleepy backwater of less than 700 people to a thriving territory of more than 20,000 residents. Learn about Indians and the priests they sought; road builders and the hardships they endured; gold prospectors and the life they led; politicians and the territory they created.