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The Saltwater Frontier: Indians and the Contest for the American Coast (New Directions in Narrative History)
The Saltwater Frontier: Indians and the Contest for the American Coast (New Directions in Narrative History)
by Andrew Lipman
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Andrew Lipmanandrsquo;s eye-opening first book is the previously untold story of how the ocean became a andldquo;frontierandrdquo; between colonists and Indians. When the English and Dutch empires both tried to claim the same patch of coast between the... (read more)

Available November 2015
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Malinche, Pocahontas, and Sacagawea: Indian Women as Cultural Intermediaries and National Symbols
Malinche, Pocahontas, and Sacagawea: Indian Women as Cultural Intermediaries and National Symbols
by Rebecca K. Jager
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The first Europeans to arrive in North Americaandrsquo;s various regions relied on Native women to help them navigate unfamiliar customs and places. This study of three well-known and legendary female cultural intermediaries, Malinche, Pocahontas, and... (read more)

Available October 2015
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Healing Plants: Medicine of the Florida Seminole Indians
Healing Plants: Medicine of the Florida Seminole Indians
by Alice Micco Snow
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andquot;In every profession there is usually an assistant. . . . And so it is that Seminole medicine men and women call upon people who have a special knowledge of certain plants, roots, barks, and other items that need to be collected for the medicine... (read more)

Available September 2015
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Voices of Resistance and Renewal: Indigenous Leadership in Education
Voices of Resistance and Renewal: Indigenous Leadership in Education
by Dorothy Aguilerablack Bear
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Western education has often employed the bluntest of instruments in colonizing indigenous peoples, creating generations caught between Western culture and their own. Dedicated to the principle that leadership must come from within the communities to be... (read more)

Available October 2015
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The Last Voyageurs: Retracing La Salle's Journey Across America: Sixteen Teenagers on an Adventure of a Lifetime
The Last Voyageurs: Retracing La Salle's Journey Across America: Sixteen Teenagers on an Adventure of a Lifetime
by Lorraine Boissoneault
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Reid Lewis never wanted to be an ordinary French teacher. With the approach of the American Bicentennial, he decided to put his knowledge of French language and history to use in recreating the voyage of René Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle, the... (read more)

Available April 2016
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A Call for Reform: The Southern California Indian Writings of Helen Hunt Jackson
A Call for Reform: The Southern California Indian Writings of Helen Hunt Jackson
by Helen H. Jackson
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Journalist, novelist, and scholar Helen Hunt Jackson (1830andndash;85) remains one of the most influential and popular writers on the struggles of American Indians. This volume collects for the first time seven of her most important articles, annotated... (read more)

Available October 2015
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From a Native Son: Selected Essays in Indigenism, 1985-1995
From a Native Son: Selected Essays in Indigenism, 1985-1995
by Ward Churchill
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Collects 10 years of Ward Churchill's writings across a wide range of topics   From a Native Son was the first volume of acclaimed American Indian Movement activist-intellectual Ward Churchill’s essays in indigenism, selected from material... (read more)

Available March 2016
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Rivers of Sand: Creek Indian Emigration, Relocation, and Ethnic Cleansing in the American South (Indians of the Southeast)
Rivers of Sand: Creek Indian Emigration, Relocation, and Ethnic Cleansing in the American South (Indians of the Southeast)
by Christopher Haveman
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At its height the Creek Nation comprised a collection of multiethnic towns and villages stretching across large parts of Alabama, Georgia, and Florida. By the 1830s, however, the Creeks had lost almost all this territory through treaties and by the... (read more)

Available February 2016
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How the World Moves: The Odyssey of an American Indian Family
How the World Moves: The Odyssey of an American Indian Family
by Peter Nabokov
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A compelling portrait of cultural transition and assimilation via the saga of one Acoma Pueblo Indian family Born in 1861 in New Mexicoand#8217;s Acoma Pueblo, Edward Proctor Hunt lived a tribal life almost unchanged for centuries. But after attending... (read more)

Available September 22, 2015
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Ancestral Mounds: Vitality and Volatility of Native America
Ancestral Mounds: Vitality and Volatility of Native America
by Jay Miller
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Ancestral Mounds deconstructs earthen mounds and myths in examining their importance in contemporary Native communities. Two centuries of academic scholarship regarding mounds have examined who, what, where, when, and how, but no serious investigations... (read more)

Available December 2015
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Native Peoples of the Olympic Peninsula: Who We Are, Second Edition
Native Peoples of the Olympic Peninsula: Who We Are, Second Edition
by Olympic Peninsula Intertribal Cultural A
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The nine Native tribes of Washington Stateandrsquo;s Olympic Peninsulaandmdash;the Hoh, Skokomish, Squaxin Island, Lower Elwha Klallam, Jamestown Sandrsquo;Klallam, Port Gamble Sandrsquo;Klallam, Quinault, Quileute, and Makahandmdash;share complex... (read more)

Available September 2015
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Thanks to the Maple
Thanks to the Maple
by Lewis Morgan
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"Thanks to the Maple" is from American anthropologist Lewis Henry Morgan's important 1851 work League of the Iroquois, in which he wrote of the complexity of Iroquois society. "Thanks to the Maple" describes in great detail the Iroquois first festival of... (read more)

Available August 2015
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McGill-Queen's Native and Northern #79: Together We Survive: Ethnographic Intuitions, Friendships, and Conversations
McGill-Queen's Native and Northern #79: Together We Survive: Ethnographic Intuitions, Friendships, and Conversations
by John S. Long
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Honouring anthropologist Richard J. Preston and his outstanding career with the Crees in northern Quebec, Together We Survive presents new research by Preston's colleagues, former students, and family members who - like him - have established long-term... (read more)

Available December 2015
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Skunk Hill: A Native Ceremonial Community in Wisconsin
Skunk Hill: A Native Ceremonial Community in Wisconsin
by Robert A. Birmingham
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Rising above the countryside of Wood County, Wisconsin, Powers Bluff is a large outcrop of quartzite rock that resisted the glaciers that flattened the surrounding countryside. It is an appropriate symbol for the Native people who once lived on its... (read more)

Available August 2015
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Sovereignty for Survival: American Energy Development and Indian Self-Determination (Lamar Series in Western History)
Sovereignty for Survival: American Energy Development and Indian Self-Determination (Lamar Series in Western History)
by James Robert Allison
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In the years following World War II many multi-national energy firms, bolstered by outdated U.S. federal laws, turned their attention to the abundant resources buried beneath Native American reservations. By the 1970s, however, a coalition of Native... (read more)

Available October 2015
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Hoax for a Nation: The Search for Answers on a Troubled Reserve
Hoax for a Nation: The Search for Answers on a Troubled Reserve
by Alexandra Shimo
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An insightful look at an international hoax staged by a troubled reserve.... (read more)

Available October 2015
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Finding the Great Western Trail (Grover E. Murray Studies in the American Southwest)
Finding the Great Western Trail (Grover E. Murray Studies in the American Southwest)
by Sylvia Gann Mahoney
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The Great Western Trail (GWT) is a nineteenth-century cattle trail that originated in northern Mexico, ran west parallel to the Chisholm Trail, traversed the United States for some two thousand miles, and terminated after crossing the Canadian border... (read more)

Available October 2015
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The Lost World of the Old Ones: Discoveries in the Ancient Southwest
The Lost World of the Old Ones: Discoveries in the Ancient Southwest
by David Roberts
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An award-winning author and veteran mountain climber takes us deep into the Southwest backcountry to uncover secrets of its ancient inhabitants.... (read more)

Available April 2016
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Survivance, Sovereignty, and Story: Teaching American Indian Rhetorics
Survivance, Sovereignty, and Story: Teaching American Indian Rhetorics
by Lisa King
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Focusing on the importance of discussions about sovereignty and of the diversity of Native American communities, Survivance, Sovereignty, and Story offers a variety of ways to teach and write about indigenous North American rhetorics. These essays... (read more)

Available November 2015
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A Cherokee Feast of Days: Daily Meditations - Gift Edition (Cherokee Feast of Days)
A Cherokee Feast of Days: Daily Meditations - Gift Edition (Cherokee Feast of Days)
by Joyce Sequichie Hifler
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The tenets of Native American wisdom applied to everyday life in a contemplative and essential approach   Joyce Sequichie Hifler offers this beloved collection of daily meditation books drawn from her own rich Cherokee heritage and that of other... (read more)

Available October 2015
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