American Indian: Past and Present / Edition 5

American Indian: Past and Present / Edition 5

by Roger L. Nichols
     
 

ISBN-10: 0070466009

ISBN-13: 9780070466005

Pub. Date: 09/01/1998

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

This is a collection of 25 essays that cover Indian experiences from 1600 to the present. The essays collected attempt to trace the changing situation of Indians from their original independence through their subjugation and the gradual turnaround that has occurred in the last half of the twentieth century.

Overview

This is a collection of 25 essays that cover Indian experiences from 1600 to the present. The essays collected attempt to trace the changing situation of Indians from their original independence through their subjugation and the gradual turnaround that has occurred in the last half of the twentieth century.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070466005
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
09/01/1998
Edition description:
5TH
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.45(w) x 9.17(h) x 0.52(d)

Table of Contents

*new to this edition
Preface
IMPORTANT EVENTS IN NATIVE AMERICAN HISTORY
Full Blood, Mixed Blood, Generic, and Ersatz: The Problem of Indian Identity, William T. Hagen
Opechancanough: Indian Resistance Leader, J. Frederick Fausz
King Philip's Herds: Indians, Colonists and the Problem of Livestock in Early New England, Virginia DeJohn Anderson*
The Bewitching Tyranny of Custom: The Social Costs of Indian Drinking in Colonial America, Peter C. Mancall*
Guardians of Tradition and Hanmaidens to Change: Women's Roles in Greek Economic and Social Life During the Eighteenth Century, Kathryn E. Holland Braund*
The Indians' New World: The Catawba Experience, James H. Merrell
Thinking and Believing: Nativism and Unity in the Age of Pontiac and Tecumseh, Gregory E. Dowd*
Backdrop for Disaster: Causes of the Arikara War of 1823, Roger L. Nichols
Cherokee Women and the Trail of Tears, Theda Perdue
Bison Ecology and Bison Diplomacy: The Southern Plains, 1800-1850, Dan L. Flores*
(and more...)

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