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Biolsi, Thomas - A Companion to the Anthropology of American Indians, ebook

A Companion to the Anthropology of American Indians

Biolsi, Thomas


Surveys the full range of American Indian anthropology: from ecological and political-economic questions to topics concerning religion, language, and expressive culture
Each chapter provides definitive coverage of its topic, as well as situating ethnographic and

Rome, Alan S. - The English Embrace of the American Indians, ebook

The English Embrace of the American Indians

Rome, Alan S.


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Alan S Rome
2. The Savage Mind: Metaphysics and the Humanity of the Indian
Alan S Rome
3. Savages in the Streams of Time: The Indian in English Historical Consciousness
Alan S. Rome
4. A Digression…

Lippert, Dorothy - Native American History For Dummies, ebook

Native American History For Dummies

Lippert, Dorothy


Call them Native Americans, American Indians, indigenous peoples, or first nations — a vast and diverse array of nations, tribes, and cultures populated every corner of North America long before Columbus arrived. Native American

Slessor, Tim - More Than Cowboys, ebook

More Than Cowboys

Slessor, Tim


So many books about the American West leave out the more intriguing details: When, in 1803, the young USA doubled its size with the purchase from France of an unexplored vastness called La Louisiane, it was a British bank which lent the Americans most of the $15 million that they didn’t

Tuominen, Kari - The Navajo code talkers, ebook

The Navajo code talkers

Tuominen, Kari


Amid the shelling and slaughter of World War II, heroes of virtually every race and creed emerged to answer the American call to sacrifice for the preservation of freedom. Among the most vital, unique, and patriotic of these people – and perhaps the least heralded – were the members