Behind the Trail of Broken Treaties: An Indian Declaration of Independence / Edition 1

Behind the Trail of Broken Treaties: An Indian Declaration of Independence / Edition 1

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by Vine Deloria
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0292707541

ISBN-13: 9780292707542

Pub. Date: 01/28/1985

Publisher: University of Texas Press

Originally published in 1974, just as the Wounded Knee occupation was coming to an end, Behind the Trail of Broken Treaties raises disturbing questions about the status of American Indians within the American and international political landscapes.

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Originally published in 1974, just as the Wounded Knee occupation was coming to an end, Behind the Trail of Broken Treaties raises disturbing questions about the status of American Indians within the American and international political landscapes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780292707542
Publisher:
University of Texas Press
Publication date:
01/28/1985
Edition description:
1st University of Texas Press ed
Pages:
312
Sales rank:
1,175,666
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • 1. Preamble to the Present
  • 2. The Emergence of Indian Activism
  • 3. The Occupation of the Bureau of Indian Affairs
  • 4. The Confrontation at Wounded Knee
  • 5. The Doctrine of Discovery
  • 6. Dependent Domestic Nations
  • 7. The Plenary Power Doctrine
  • 8. The Size and Status of Nations
  • 9. The Indian Reorganization Act
  • 10. Litigating Indian Claims
  • 11. The International Arena
  • 12. Reinstituting the Treaty Process
  • Afterword
  • Index


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Behind the Trail of Broken Treaties: An Indian Declaration of Independence 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Its all in the name
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The trexguard's kingdom is mainly made of a variety of metals ranging from copper to iron. They use metal horses or carriages to move from place to place. They have separate houses which sit side by side and their leader's statue is put in the kingdom's enter.