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*beneath These Red Cliffs: Ethnohistory of the Utah Paiutes (06 Edition)

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Ronald Holt recounts the survival of a people against all odds. A compound of rapid white settlement of the most productive Southern Paiute homelands, especially their farmlands near tributaries of the Colorado River; conversion by and labor for the Mormon settlers; and government neglect placed the Utah Paiutes in a state of dependency that ironically culminated in the 1957 termination of their status as federally recognized Indians. That recognition and attendant services were not restored until 1980, in an act that revived the Paiutes identity, self-government, land ownership, and sense of possibility. 

With a foreword by Lora Tom, chair of the Paiute Indian Tribe of Utah.

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ISBN:
9780874216370
Author:
Holt, Ronald L.
Publisher:
Utah State University Press
Foreword by:
Tom, Lora
Foreword by:
O'Neil, Floyd
Foreword:
O'Neil, Floyd
Foreword:
Tom, Lora
Author:
Holt, Ronald L
Subject:
Native American Studies
Subject:
History
Subject:
Mormons
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
United States - State & Local - West
Subject:
Paiute Indians -- History.
Subject:
Mormons -- History.
Subject:
Americana-General
Edition Description:
1
Publication Date:
20060731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 14
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
222
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.6 in 0.81 lb
Age Level:
from 18 up to 99

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