Encyclopedia of American Indian History 4 volumes

Author: Bruce E. Johansen
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1851098186
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This new four-volume encyclopedia is the most comprehensive and up-to-date resource available on the history of Native Americans, providing a lively, authoritative survey ranging from human origins to present-day controversies. • Approximately 450 entries within four separate volumes • Approximately 110 contributors from among the foremost scholars in the fields, including Troy Johnson on self-determination movements, Richard King on sports mascots, and Jon Rehyner on recovery of Native languages • Hundreds of images, including illustrations, photographs, and maps • A series of helpful research tools rounding out the fourth volume, including an extensive chronology, topical bibliography, and a comprehensive index

Encyclopedia of American Indian Issues Today 2 volumes

Author: Russell M. Lawson
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0313381453
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This essential reference examines the history, culture, and modern tribal concerns of American Indians in North America. • Sidebars with additional information, resources, and primary source excerpts • Contributions from top scholars in the field • Bibliographies at the end of each essay for additional research

Treaties with American Indians An Encyclopedia of Rights Conflicts and Sovereignty 3 volumes

Author: Donald L. Fixico
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1576078817
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This invaluable reference reveals the long, often contentious history of Native American treaties, providing a rich overview of a topic of continuing importance. • Over 300 A–Z entries covering important treaties such as the Treaty of 1778, U.S. and Indian leaders such as Chief Justice John Marshall and Red Cloud of the Sioux, and legal decisions such as Worcester v. Georgia • 16 in-depth thematic essays providing both government and Indian perspectives on major issues, plus six essays looking at U.S.–Indian relations region by region • A complete chronology of the major events that shaped the history of Native American treaty-making • Over 100 contributors who are distinguished scholars in their field, such as Carole Greenberg and R. David Edmunds • Photographs of significant individuals, treaty sites, and artifacts

50 Events That Shaped American Indian History An Encyclopedia of the American Mosaic 2 volumes

Author: Donna Martinez
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440835772
Format: PDF, ePub
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This powerful two-volume set provides an insider's perspective on American Indian experiences through engaging narrative entries about key historical events written by leading scholars in American Indian history as well as inspiring first-person accounts from American Indian peoples. • Allows readers to understand the history of Indian communities and tribal governments in the United States and to consider complex and controversial questions on how to begin improving conditions for Indian communities in the 21st century • Highlights American Indian contributions to U.S. culture, economy, and politics • Includes first-person accounts and narratives as well as excerpts from official documents, letters, and other primary sources that help bring American Indian history to life and present a more personal look into the experiences of tribes • Addresses the historical and legal misconceptions as well as stereotypes affecting American Indians that continue to persist today

Encyclopedia of American Indian Wars 1492 1890

Author: Jerry Keenan
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393319156
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Provides descriptions of events, individuals, cultural groups, and geographic locations related to any military conflict between Native Americans and Europeans or their descendents

Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes

Author: Carl Waldman
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438110103
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A comprehensive, illustrated encyclopedia which provides information on over 150 native tribes of North America, including prehistoric peoples.

American Indian Religious Traditions A I

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Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1576075176
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Written from an American Indian perspective with input from religious scholars and community leaders, this pioneering reference work explores indigenous North American religions and religious practices and rituals.

The Encyclopedia of North American Indian Wars 1607 1890 A Political Social and Military History 3 volumes

Author: Spencer C. Tucker
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1851096035
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This encyclopedia provides a broad, in-depth, and multidisciplinary look at the causes and effects of warfare between whites and Native Americans, encompassing nearly three centuries of history. • Entries written by over 50 leading scholars in the field • 25 charts • 26 maps • A glossary of terms