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Land Divided by Law: The Yakama Indian Nation as Environmental History, 1840-1933
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 124,900. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Environmental law
An environmental history of Yakama and Euro-American cultural interactions during the 19th and 20th century, exploring the role of law in both curtailing and promoting rights to subsistence resources within a market economy. Uses original source files, case histories, and contemporary writings and describes how the struggle to assert treaty rights both sprang from and impacted lives of the Yakama.
In Search of the Kushtaka 2nd Expanded Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,000. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
The Kushtaka, the Mythical Shape Shifting Creature of the Tlingit People. A Beast capable of taking your darkest fears and manifest them into a Hellish Reality. Legends that endured for centuries, endure for a reason. In recent years, there have been reports of people encountering these mysterious beings. What they found made them believe in the supernatural
The Archaeology of the Kansas Monument Site
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,640. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
“Outstanding study of the artifacts recovered from the Republic County site …” says Judith A. Boughter, author of The Pawnee Nation, An Annotated Research Bibliography. The Archaeology of the Kansas Monument Site belongs in the library of anyone interested in archaeology on the Great Plains or the Pawnee Indians. Also good for visitors to the Pawnee Indian Village Museum located on the site.
Braves and Businessmen: A History of Montana, Volume Three
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,600. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Montana’s history is rich, colorful, and full of excitement in this fully-illustrated third volume of the state’s history. Montana Territory had 20,595 people in 1870 and the vast majority were Indians. Those Indians fought for their lands, and the territory’s focus was on the Indian Wars raging across the state. By 1900 there were 243,329 people in the State of Montana and more would come.
The Generation of 1837: Attitudes, Policies, and Actions Toward Indian Populations of Argentina
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,690. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
Through their words and works, the intellectual elite known as the Generation of 1837 influenced the Conquest of the Desert and near extermination of the Pampas Indians.
On the Edge of Nowhere
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,320. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Epicenter Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans
His father is a white trapper, his mother an Athabascan Indian who walks a thousand miles in winter to reunite with her family. Jimmy Huntington learns early how to survive on the land. He is only seven when his mother dies, and must care for his younger siblings. A courageous and inspiring man, Huntington hunts, fights bears, survives close calls and he becomes a championship sled-dog racer.
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.
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.
Red White Black
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 48,380. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
At the 1911 Pendleton Round-Up, the Saddle Bronc Championship of the Northwest came down to three men of different skin colors - Jackson Sundown, a Nez Perce Indian, John Spain, a white man from pioneering stock, and George Fletcher, an African American. Red. White. Black.
The People's Warrior
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,890. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This story is told through the eyes of eight-year-old Andy Johansson, who along with his family set off in a wagon train for the Montana gold fields. The wagon train is massacred while Andy is away, and he’s captured by a young Sioux warrior who believes Andy is a spirit sent to him by the Great Wakhan Thanka.
THE HOPI HI-SUT-SI-NOM (The Ancient Ones)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,270. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
For the first time in the history of the Hopi people a Hopi Kikmongwi is sharing his NAVOTI with an outsider and now with this book, with the world. He risked criticism from his people, but he says it is now time to share this knowledge with the rest of the world. His major concern is that this knowledge will be lost to the younger generations of the Hopi people.
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.
Going To Pieces…the Dismantling of the United States of America
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,200. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress
Follow two brave women who discover, document and report a frightening and escalating reality: Congress is spawning tax-funded tribalism across America. Enrolled tribal members are dual citizens – full citizens since 1924, but “federal instrumentalities,” (property) of the federal government as dependent wards. Congress must end race-based separatism and unequal citizenship in America.
Legends of Southern California and San Francisco
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,580. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
In 1919, George W. Caldwell, M.D. published his collections of Native American legend. His two collections, Legends of Southern California and Legends of San Francisco, have been combined for this edition. Dr. Caldwell had an appreciation for the beauty of the Golden State and for Native American legends. New Introduction by Linda Pendleton.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.