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Empire of the Summer Moon: Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches, the Most Powerful Indian Tribe in American History
Empire of the Summer Moon: Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches, the Most Powerful Indian Tribe in American History
by S. C. Gwynne
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In the tradition of Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, a stunningly vivid historical account of the forty-year battle between Comanche Indians and white settlers for control of the American West, centering on Quanah, the greatest Comanche chief of them all... (read more)

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Code Talker
Code Talker
by Chester Nez
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In 1944, the U.S. Marines were building the 5th Marine Divisionandmdash;also known as andldquo;The Spearheadandrdquo;andmdash;in preparation for the invasion of the small, Japanese-held island of Iwo Jima. . .and#160; When Chuck Tatum began Marine boot... (read more)

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The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
by Sherman Alexie
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Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an all-white farm town high school where... (read more)

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Rez Life
Rez Life
by David Treuer
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Celebrated novelist David Treuer has gained a reputation for writing fiction that expands the horizons of Native American literature. In Rez Life, his first full-length work of nonfiction, Treuer brings a novelists storytelling skill and an eye for... (read more)

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Blasphemy: New and Selected Stories
Blasphemy: New and Selected Stories
by Sherman Alexie
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What a powerful collection of short stories! Alexie really stretches his wings and explores fascinating new territories, while at the same time revamping his old works by placing them in new contexts. I was completely blown away by Mr. Alexie, as usual.... (read more)

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Reservation Blues
Reservation Blues
by Sherman Alexie
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"Many may remember the tale of Robert Johnson, the musician who sold his soul to the devil at the crossroads in exchange for being the best blues guitarist around. What many may not know is that after this tragic deal in Mississippi, Johnson ended up in... (read more)

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Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis
Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis
by Timothy Egan
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How a lone mans epic obsession led to one of Americas greatest cultural treasures: Prizewinning writer Timothy Egan tells the riveting, cinematic story behind the most famous photographs in Native American history — and the driven, brilliant man... (read more)

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Native Universe: Voices of Indian America
Native Universe: Voices of Indian America
by Gerald Mcmaster
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This gorgeous volume draws from the vast archives of the National Museum of the American Indian and the voices of some of the most prominent Native American scholars, writers, activists and tribal leaders. More than 300 full-color illustrations depict... (read more)

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The Tipi: Traditional Native American Shelter
The Tipi: Traditional Native American Shelter
by Adolf Hungrywolf
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Gathered into one volume are the most fascinating vintage photographs of tipis and the North American cultures that created them. The text presents an in-depth look at the use of tipis from historic sources.... (read more)

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Ten Little Indians
Ten Little Indians
by Sherman Alexie
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Sherman Alexie's Ten Little Indians, a massively acclaimed national best-seller, "serves up nine seamless stories formed in the gut and delivered from the heart, depicting Native Americans caught in contemporary cultural crosshairs" (Elle). In Alexie'... (read more)

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How Can One Sell the Air?: Chief Seattle's Vision
How Can One Sell the Air?: Chief Seattle's Vision
by Eli Gifford
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Now in a new format including the history of Chief Seattle's tribe and the Puget Sound region with many images of 19th century village life. Chief Seattle's impassioned plea to respect "the Sacred Web of Life" has become an inspiration to many. But what... (read more)

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Blood Struggle: The Rise of Modern Indian Nations
Blood Struggle: The Rise of Modern Indian Nations
by Charles Wilkinson
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For generations, Indian people suffered a grinding poverty and political and cultural suppression on the reservations. But tenacious and visionary tribal leaders refused to give in. They knew their rights and insisted that the treaties be honored... (read more)

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Killing Custer: The Battle of Little Bighorn and the Fate of the Plains Indians
Killing Custer: The Battle of Little Bighorn and the Fate of the Plains Indians
by James Welch
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This historic and personal work tells the Native American side of Custer's fabled attack, poignantly revealing how disastrous the encounter was for the "victors," the last great gathering of Plains Indians under the leadership of Sitting Bull.... (read more)

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The Cherokee Nation and the Trail of Tears (Penguin Library of American Indian History)
The Cherokee Nation and the Trail of Tears (Penguin Library of American Indian History)
by Theda Perdue
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In the early nineteenth century, the U.S. government shifted its policy from trying to assimilate American Indians to relocating them, and proceeded to forcibly drive seventeen thousand Cherokees from their homelands. This journey of exile became known... (read more)

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Native American Fiction: A User's Manual
Native American Fiction: A User's Manual
by David Treuer
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An entirely new approach to reading, understanding, and enjoying Native American fiction This book has been written with the narrow conviction that if Native American literature is worth thinking about at all, it is worth thinking about as literature... (read more)

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American Indian: Celebrating the Voices Traditions, & Wisdom of Native Americans
American Indian: Celebrating the Voices Traditions, & Wisdom of Native Americans
by Various Authors
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American Indian art and culture is vibrant and thriving today, with exciting new artists, writers, filmmakers, and chefs drawing on inspirations from the cutting edge of the 21st century to the most hallowed traditions of their ancestors. This gorgeous... (read more)

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The Politics of Hallowed Ground: Wounded Knee and the Struggle for Indian Sovereignty
The Politics of Hallowed Ground: Wounded Knee and the Struggle for Indian Sovereignty
by Mario Gonzalez
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The powerful story of the ongoing struggle of indigenous Americans in 20th-century United States and of its shift in focus from traditional battlefield and massacre sites to federal courtrooms and the halls of Congress. Mario Gonzalez has served as... (read more)

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Aboriginal Peoples in Canadian Cities: Transformations and Continuities (Indigenous Studies)
Aboriginal Peoples in Canadian Cities: Transformations and Continuities (Indigenous Studies)
by Heather A Howard
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Since the 1970s, Aboriginal people have been more likely to live in Canadian cities than on reserves or in rural areas. Aboriginal rural-to-urban migration and the development of urban Aboriginal communities represent one of the most significant shifts... (read more)

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Tales and Traditions of the Eskimo
Tales and Traditions of the Eskimo
by Hinrich Rink
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Folklore, myths, and legends compiled by a 19th century explorer offer intriguing glimpses of an unspoiled culture. This treasury of 150 stories constitutes a priceless reference for anthropologists and historians and a delight for aficionados of... (read more)

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Forgotten Allies: The Oneida Indians and the American Revolution
Forgotten Allies: The Oneida Indians and the American Revolution
by Joseph T Glatthaar
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Combining compelling narrative and grand historical sweep, Forgotten Allies offers a vivid account of the Oneida Indians, forgotten heroes of the American Revolution who risked their homeland, their culture, and their lives to join in a war that gave... (read more)

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