This edition of The Spokane Indians features a new foreword and introduction, which provide up-to-date information on the Spokane people and their most recent efforts to recover and strengthen their historical and cultural heritage.
About the Author
George Hill is Spokane Tribal Cultural/Heritage Coordinator and Spokane Tribal Member.
Robert H. Ruby was bothphysician and independent scholar. Along with John A. Brown, hewas coauthor of numerous books, including Indians of the Pacific Northwest: A History.
John A. Brown was Professor Emeritus of History at Wenatchee Valley College, Washington. He is coauthor of numerous books, including Indians of the Pacific Northwest: A History.
Robert L. Bennett was United States Commissioner of Indian Affairs.
Table of Contents
|Foreword to the Expanded Edition||vi|
|Foreword to the Original Edition||ix|
|Preface to the Expanded Edition||xi|
|Preface to the Original Edition||xiv|
|Introduction to the Expanded Edition||xviii|
|1||Ashes to Ashes||3|
|2||Skins for the Sama||34|
|3||Decade of Dedication||59|
|4||Gospel or Gunpowder?||83|
|5||Fire on the Prairie||114|
|6||Children of Two Fathers||141|
|7||No More Out||167|
|8||White Man's Image||201|
|10||Between Two Streams||244|
|11||Civilization-Fruits and Frustrations||268|
|12||Whither the Children?||294|