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Indians of the Plains

By: Lowie, Robert Harry

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [1982] c1954.:

Seller ID: BB0252772

ISBN: 0803279078

Condition: vg


First published in 1954, Robert H. Lowie's "Indians of the Plains" surveys in a lucid and concise fashion the history and culture of the Indian tribes between the Mississippi and the Rocky Mountains. The author visited various tribes from 1906 to 1931, observing them carefully, participating in their lifeways, studying their languages, and listening to their legends and tales. After a half century of study, Lowie wrote this book, praised by anthropologists as the synthesis of a lifetime's work.A preface by Raymond J. DeMallie situates the book in the history of American anthropology and des... View more info

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The Hopi Survival Kit: The Prophecies, Instructions and Warnings Revealed by the Last Elders

By: Mails, Thomas E.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Penguin, 1997:

Seller ID: BB0242217

ISBN: 0140195459

Condition: vg


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Looking for Lost Bird

By: Melanson, Yvette D.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York : Bard, c1999.:

Seller ID: BB0258521

ISBN: 0380795531

Condition: vg


In this haunting memoir, Yvette Melanson tells of being raised to believe that she was white and Jewish. At age forty-three, she learned that she was a "Lost Bird," a Navajo child taken against her family's wishes, and that her grieving birth mother had never stopped looking for her until the day she died. In this haunting memoir, Yvette Melanson tells of being raised to believe that she was white and Jewish. At age forty-three, she learned that she was a "Lost Bird," a Navajo child taken against her family's wishes, and that her grieving birth mother had never stopped looking for her unti... View more info

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Lakota noon

By: Michno, Gregory

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Missoula, Mont. : Mountain Press Pub., c1997.:

Seller ID: BB0252494

ISBN: 0878423494

Condition: vg


In Lakota Noon, the Indian participants of the Battle of the Little Bighorn tell their own story of that hot day in June 1876. The author's innovative approach allows readers to follow the warriors onto the battlefield and see the fight through their eyes. View more info

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Writings in Indian history, 1985-1990

By: Miller, Jay F.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Norman, Okla. : University of Oklahoma Press, c1995.:

Seller ID: BB0256372

ISBN: 0806127597

Condition: vg/vg


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Genocide Of The Mind: New Native American Writing (nation Books)

By: Moore ; Marijo (edt)/ Deloria ; Vine ; Jr. (int)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Bold Type Books, 2003:

Seller ID: BB0258474

ISBN: 1560255110

Condition: vg


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Walking the Rez Road (History & Heritage)

By: Northrup, Jim

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Voyageur Press, 1995:

Seller ID: BB0257701

ISBN: 089658321X

Condition: vg


Walking the Rez Road contains forty short stories and poems featuring Luke Warmwater as a central character. Luke is a Vietnam veteran who has survived the war but is having "trouble/surviving the peace" on a reservation where everyone is broke and where the tribal government seems to work against the interests of the reservation folk. Throughout Walking the Rez Road, it is humor that holds the people and their community together. Winner, Midwest Book Achievement Award, Minnesota Book Award, Northeastern Minnesota Book Award. View more info

Native American F.A.Q.s Handbook

By: Russell, George

Price: $5.00

Publisher: , August 2000:

Seller ID: BB0255718

ISBN: 1881933105

Condition: vg


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Native American F.A.Q.s Handbook

By: Russell, George

Price: $5.00

Publisher: , August 2000:

Seller ID: BB0255719

ISBN: 1881933105

Condition: vg


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Yellow woman and a beauty of the spirit

By: Silko, Leslie Marmon

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c1996., 1996:

Seller ID: BB0245561

ISBN: 0684811537

Condition: vg/vg


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Indigenous languages of the Americas

By: Singerman, Robert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, c1996.:

Seller ID: BB0224938

ISBN: 0810830329

Condition: vg+


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The Trickster and the Troll

By: Sneve, Virginia Driving Hawk

Price: $5.50

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press, 1999:

Seller ID: BB0255335

ISBN: 0803292635

Condition: vg


The friendship and adventures of Iktomi, the trickster figure from Lakota legend, and Troll, the familiar character from Norse mythology, are the subject of this imaginative, marvelously spun tale. While searching for his Norwegian immigrant family, the gentle, lumbering Troll meets Iktomi. The vain, opportunistic Trickster soon discovers that he too has lost his people, the Lakota. When Iktomi and Troll eventually find their peoples, they are neither recognized nor wanted. The lonely Trickster and the Troll find solace in their friendship and take refuge in a cave. Many years pass before they... View more info

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Land of the spotted eagle

By: Standing Bear, Luther

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 1978, c1933.:

Seller ID: BB0250175

ISBN: 0803258909

Condition: vg


"A serious and notable contribution to racial understanding."--"Saturday Review of Literature"Standing Bear's dismay at the condition of his people, when after sixteen years' absence he returned to the Pine Ridge Sioux Reservation, may well have served as a catalyst for the writing of this book, first published in 1933. In addition to describing the customs, manners, and traditions of the Teton Sioux, Standing Bear (as Richard N. Ellis notes in the foreword) "also offered more general comments about the importance of native cultures and values and the status of Indian people in American soc... View more info

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The Unquiet Grave

By: Steve Hendricks

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Da Capo Press:

Seller ID: BB0243414

ISBN: 1568583648

Condition: g


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Looking at totem poles

By: Stewart, Hilary

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Vancouver : Douglas & McIntyre ; c1993.:

Seller ID: BB0239361

ISBN: 1550540742

Condition: g


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Next Steps

By: Swisher, Karen Gayton

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Eric Clearinghouse on Rural:

Seller ID: BB0242408

ISBN: 1880785218

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Wooden Leg: A Warrior Who Fought Custer (Bison Book)

By: Thomas B. Marquis

Price: $6.00

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press, 1962:

Seller ID: BB0255867

ISBN: 0803251246

Condition: good


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Missionary Conquest

By: Tinker, George E.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Augsburg Fortress, Publishers, September 1993:

Seller ID: BB0258475

ISBN: 0800625765

Condition: vg


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Rez Life: An Indian's Journey Through Reservation Life

By: Treuer, David

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2012:

Seller ID: BB0258476

ISBN: 0802119719

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American Indians: Answers to Today s Questions (2nd edition)

By: Utter, Jack

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UNIV OF OKLAHOMA PR:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: BB0244514

ISBN: 0806133090

Condition: vg


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