Books tagged: native american history

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Tipis & Square Houses
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 9,030. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2010 by Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American
The Chief Plenty Coups Homestead and the Building of the Crow Indian Reservation in Central Montana, 1884-1910.
Native American Wisdom, Maxims and Spiritual Insights (2nd Edition)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,100. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Nonfiction » History » American
Collection of poignant quotes from 50 Native American women and men (17th century to 20th century) as they witness their way of life transformed from self-determination to assimilation. Includes biographical information, historical facts, and link to a complimentary copy of "Indian Heroes and Great Chieftains" by Charles A. Eastman (Ohiyesa), a Sioux activist, lecturer and physician.
The Americas Secret Weapon and The Emergence of Mr. Barack Obama
Series: Amerca's Secret Weapon, 9781452445182. Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 18,040. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Meditations / General
More than a billion people will return to Israel from the Americas and other parts of the world; as more ancestors of Jacob come home. They will come to cities they did not build, to houses they did not build, to homes filled with good things which they did not put there, to wells they did not dig, to plants and gardens they did not start the growth--and there will be room enough for all...
Native American Herbal Remedies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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Native American herbal remedies is the story of a young Maliseet Indian girl named Mary, living on a small reservation in Houlton, Maine, learned about natural cures. Before the white man came, her ancestors, used natural cures found in trees, herbs, and wild plants such as onion and milkweed to ease the pain or symptoms of their most common ailments.
The Development of Capitalism in The Navajo Nation
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,930. Language: American English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development
The Development of Capitalism in the Navajo Nation traces the development of three industries during the period 1850 - 1980 that were widespread among Navajo people. These industries are sheep herding, rug weaving, and jewelry making. There is a focus on the role of military conquest, federal government policy, and private traders who were tied into national and international commerce.
Red, White, and Black: Cherokee Adoption of White Culture
Series: History and Historical Fiction · Hot Picks · Rising Fast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Essay » Political
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These 2 papers examine some of the ways in which, beginning very early in their interactions with European-Americans, the Cherokee began to adopt white culture and make it their own, modeling much of their way of life on the way of life of their white neighbors, so much so that many of them sided with the Confederacy during the Civil War, among them, Stand Watie, hated by many of his own people.
Indian Endemic: The Intentional Decimation of Native Peoples
Series: History and Historical Fiction · Collections and Anthologies · Rising Fast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Essay » Political
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For centuries, descendants of Europeans enacted purposed plans for ridding themselves of what they saw as problems created by Native Americans. Some of these plans were intended to wipe out Native Americans entirely while some others were meant to curtail efforts of Native Americans, push them away, keep them in controlled environments, completely subjugated, forcing them to cede their lands.
The Dance of Ghosts
Series: Rising Fast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » History » Native American
Epidemic and deprivation were widespread among Native American tribes in the nineteenth century. The Ghost Dance asserted that Native Americans were God’s chosen people, attempting to restore Native American pride, dignity, power, and autonomy. The 1870 Ghost Dance was a combination of a curing rite (curing for diseases and to bring a "lost soul" back to its body) and an increase rite.
They Stole our World: How Native Americans were Treated from Early Colonial Times Onward
Series: History and Historical Fiction · Collections and Anthologies · Rising Fast. Price: $2.09 USD. Words: 34,750. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Nonfiction » History » American
From the earliest moments of contact until after World War I, find out what debates raged on behalf of and against Native Americans, how their culture was stripped from them, citizenship denied them, and the schemes against them, to not only steal their land but to make them white. Their contributions to society have been immeasurable, but their rewards have been few and almost unseen.
The Red Man's Burden and Other Poems
Series: Poetry · History and Historical Fiction · Collections and Anthologies · Hot Picks · Rising Fast. Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
We lost our lands To unseen hands To never know again The life, the love Of one another The Earth, the hunt, Our soul, our Mother Only now empty man We wash our selves In ancestor's blood No way back But now to die In the white man's flood And to be buried In snow and mud