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A Cross of Thorns: The Enslavement of California's Indians by the Spanish Missions
A Cross of Thorns: The Enslavement of California's Indians by the Spanish Missions
by Elias Castillo
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The Spanish missions of California have long been misrepresented as places of benign and peaceful coexistence between Franciscan friars and California Indians. In fact, the mission friars enslaved the California Indians and treated them with deliberate... (read more)

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Encounters at the Heart of the World: A History of the Mandan People
Encounters at the Heart of the World: A History of the Mandan People
by Elizabeth A. Fenn
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A book that radically changes our understanding of North America before and after the arrival of Europeans Encounters at the Heart of the World concerns the Mandan Indians, iconic Plains people whose teeming, busy towns on the upper Missouri River were... (read more)

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Murder State: California's Native American Genocide, 1846-1873
Murder State: California's Native American Genocide, 1846-1873
by Brendan C. Lindsay
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In the second half of the nineteenth century, the Euro-American citizenry of California carried out mass genocide against the Native population of their state, using the processes and mechanisms of democracy to secure land and resources for themselves... (read more)

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The Elusive Mr. Pond: The Soldier, Fur Trader and Explorer Who Opened the Northwest
The Elusive Mr. Pond: The Soldier, Fur Trader and Explorer Who Opened the Northwest
by Barry Gough
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Sir Alexander Mackenzie is known to schoolchildren as a great Canadian explorer who gave his name to the countryand#8217;s longest river, but hardly anyone could name the man who mentored Mackenzie and mapped much of northwestern Canada before him... (read more)

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After Apollo?: Richard Nixon and the American Space Program (Palgrave Studies in the History of Science and Technology)
After Apollo?: Richard Nixon and the American Space Program (Palgrave Studies in the History of Science and Technology)
by John M. Logsdon
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On July 20, 1969, U.S. astronaut Neil Armstrong took 'one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.' The success of the Apollo 11 mission satisfied the goal that had been set by President John F. Kennedy just over eight years earlier - 'before... (read more)

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Hopi Katsina Songs
Hopi Katsina Songs
by Emory Sekaquaptewa
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Emory Sekaquaptewa dedicated most of his life to promoting Hopi literacy and creating written materials to strengthen the language and lifeway of his people. He understood how intimately cultural ideas are embedded in language, and by transcribing and... (read more)

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Thieves' Road: The Black Hills Betrayal and Custer's Path to Little Bighorn
Thieves' Road: The Black Hills Betrayal and Custer's Path to Little Bighorn
by Terry Mort
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In the summer of 1874, Brevet Major General George Armstrong Custer led an expedition of some 1000 troops and more than one hundred wagons into the Black Hills of South Dakota.  This fascinating work of narrative history tells the little-known story... (read more)

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Sharing Our Knowledge: The Tlingit and Their Coastal Neighbors
Sharing Our Knowledge: The Tlingit and Their Coastal Neighbors
by Sergei A. Kan
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Inside Dazzling Mountains provides fresh new translations of Native oral literatures of the Southwest, a region of vital and varied cultures and languages. The collection features songs, stories, chants, and orations from the four major language groups... (read more)

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So, How Long Have You Been Native?: Life as an Alaska Native Tour Guide
So, How Long Have You Been Native?: Life as an Alaska Native Tour Guide
by Alexis C. Bunten
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So, How Long Have You Been Native? is Alexis C. Buntenand#8217;s firsthand account of what it is like to work in the Alaska cultural tourism industry. An Alaska Native and anthropologist, she spent two seasons working for a tribally owned tourism... (read more)

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Life Among the Apaches: The Classic History of Native American Life on the Plains
Life Among the Apaches: The Classic History of Native American Life on the Plains
by John C. Cremony
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One of the original seventeenth-century historical accounts of the Apaches and the southwestern American Indians. John C. Cremonys first encounter with the Indians of the Southwest occurred in the early 1850s, when he accompanied John R. Bartletts... (read more)

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Laguna Pueblo: A Photographic History
Laguna Pueblo: A Photographic History
by Lee Marmon
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The distinguished American Indian photographer Lee Marmon has documented over sixty years of Laguna history: its people, customs, and cultural changes. Here more than one hundred of Marmon's photos showcase his talents while highlighting the cohesive... (read more)

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Oral Patterns of Performance: Story and Song
Oral Patterns of Performance: Story and Song
by Barre Toelken
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To many Native American cultures, songs and stories are dramatic enactments of reality, and words bring reality into existence. In this chapter from his award-winning book, The Anguish of Snails, Toelken thoughtfully approaches a number of stories from... (read more)

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American Indians and the Rhetoric of Removal and Allotment (Race, Rhetoric, and Media)
American Indians and the Rhetoric of Removal and Allotment (Race, Rhetoric, and Media)
by Jason Edward Black
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Jason Edward Black examines the ways the US government's rhetoric and American Indian responses contributed to the policies of Native-US relations throughout the nineteenth century's removal and allotment eras. Black shows how these discourses together... (read more)

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Connecticut's Indigenous Peoples: What Archaeology, History, and Oral Traditions Teach Us about Their Communities and Cultures
Connecticut's Indigenous Peoples: What Archaeology, History, and Oral Traditions Teach Us about Their Communities and Cultures
by Lucianne Lavin
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More than 13,000 years ago, people settled on lands that now lie within the boundaries of the state of Connecticut. Leaving no written records and scarce archaeological remains, these peoples and their communities have remained unknown to all but a few... (read more)

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Native Americans in the Susquehanna River Valley, Past and Present (Stories of the Susquehanna Valley)
Native Americans in the Susquehanna River Valley, Past and Present (Stories of the Susquehanna Valley)
by David J. Minderhout
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Mediating Indianness (American Indian Studies)
Mediating Indianness (American Indian Studies)
by Cathy Covell Waegner
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Apache Sunrise:: Memories from San Carlos (American Heritage)
Apache Sunrise:: Memories from San Carlos (American Heritage)
by Sonja White David
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Metis: Race
Metis: Race
by Chris Andersen
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Written as I Remember It: Teachings (? MS Ta?aw) from the Life of a Sliammon Elder
Written as I Remember It: Teachings (? MS Ta?aw) from the Life of a Sliammon Elder
by Elsie Paul
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Ozette: Excavating a Makah Whaling Village
Ozette: Excavating a Makah Whaling Village
by Ruth Kirk
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