The Texas Indians / Edition 1

The Texas Indians / Edition 1

by David La Vere, Bruggemann
     
 

ISBN-10: 1585443018

ISBN-13: 9781585443017

Pub. Date: 02/28/2004

Publisher: Texas A&M University Press

Author David La Vere offers a complete chronological and cultural history of Texas Indians from twelve thousand years ago to the present day. He presents a unique view of their cultural history before and after European arrival, examining Indian interactions - both peaceful and violent - with Europeans, Mexicans, Texans, and Americans. This book, the first full…  See more details below

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Author David La Vere offers a complete chronological and cultural history of Texas Indians from twelve thousand years ago to the present day. He presents a unique view of their cultural history before and after European arrival, examining Indian interactions - both peaceful and violent - with Europeans, Mexicans, Texans, and Americans. This book, the first full examination of the history of Texas Indians in more than forty years, will appeal to all those with an interest in Native Americans and the history of Texas.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781585443017
Publisher:
Texas A&M University Press
Publication date:
02/28/2004
Series:
Centennial Series of the Association of Former Students, Texas A&M University, #95
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
310
Product dimensions:
6.50(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Ch. 1Texas' Earliest Peoples3
Ch. 2The Blossoming of Texas Cultures26
Ch. 3The Arrival of Strangers57
Ch. 4Expansion and Collapse in West Texas77
Ch. 5Resurgence in East Texas103
Ch. 6The Nations of the North128
Ch. 7Immigrants from the East153
Ch. 8The Wars for Texas177
Ch. 9Conquered202
Ch. 10From One Millennium to the Next222
Notes239
Bibliography267
Index283

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