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Comanches: The Horse People, 1751-1845

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Book News Annotation:

A sweeping history of the Comanche Indians, who dominated the Southern Plains from the mid-18th to the mid-19th century. Distributed throughout the narrative are social and cultural vignettes of the horse, women, captivity, warrior culture, family life, courtship patterns, and sexual attitudes. Noyes contextualizes the story with portraits of Spanish, French, American, Apache, Osage, Wichita, and other societies the Comanche encountered. Includes 24 pages of photographs.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 341-354) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780826314598
Subtitle:
(the horse people, 1751-1845 )
Publisher:
University of New Mexico Press
Location:
Albuquerque :
Subject:
Comanche Indians
Subject:
Comanche Indians -- History.
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series Volume:
69
Publication Date:
c1993
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xxix, 364 p.

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