American Discovery of Europe, The, paper ed

$54.00

The American Discovery of Europe is the newly released book by Jack Forbes, professor emeritus of Native American studies and anthropology at the University of California, Davis. Forbes challenges the conventional wisdom of historians and anthropologists by compiling evidence that First Nations and Inuit actually visited Europe prior to Columbus and the so-called discovery of the Americas in 1492. Drawing on maritime trade and exploration conducted by Indigenous People of the Americas, Forbes details activities of the sea-going cultures dating back to 7000 years ago.

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Stealing Indian Women: Native Slavery in the Illinois Country, hardcover ed UNAVAILABLE

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UNAVAILABLE This title is no longer available through GoodMinds Stealing Indian Women: Native Slavery in the Illinois Country is a fascinating history of the lives of Indian women kidnapped into slavery in the Mississippi Valley during the American colonial era. As a historian, Carl J. Ekberg draws on original source documents from the United States, France, and Spain to document this often overlooked area of study. The book details the role of Native American slavery in the towns of Kaskaskia, St. Louis, and Ste. Genevieve in the Illinois Country.

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Benjamin Franklin, Pennsylvania, and the First Nations: The Treaties of 1736-62, hardcover ed LIMITED SUPPLY

$78.50

Benjamin Franklin, Pennsylvania, and the First Nations: The Treaties of 1736-62 is a newly annotated compilation of the treaties between the Iroquois and others (Delaware, Miami, Shawnee and Nanticoke) and the British. This collection of treaties was originally printed by Benjamin Franklin, and last published in 1938. Minor editorial changes are explained in the editor's introduction.

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Anti-Indianism in Modern America: A Voice from Tatekeya's Earth, paper ed

$36.50

Anti-Indianism in Modern America: A Voice from Tatekeya's Earth is a collection of memoir, essays, and speeches by the renowned Sioux scholar, Elizabeth Cook-Lynn. In this edition, she examines the role of Native American Studies in the United States as well as Native literature and critical theory. Her work challenges literary critics and Native American writers and novelists alike by putting forward her opinions on Native literature and the tribal sovereignty issue. She tackles the issue of tribal identity and examines the role of Michael Dorris' contribution to Native literature.

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American Discovery of Europe, The, hardcover edition

$110.00

The American Discovery of Europe is the newly released book by Jack Forbes, professor emeritus of Native American studies and anthropology at the University of California, Davis. Forbes challenges the conventional wisdom of historians and anthropologists by compiling evidence that First Nations and Inuit actually visited Europe prior to Columbus and the so-called discovery of the Americas in 1492. Drawing on maritime trade and exploration conducted by Indigenous People of the Americas, Forbes details activities of the sea-going cultures dating back to 7000 years ago.

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Heartbeat of the People: Music and Dance of the Northern Pow-Wow, paper ed

$41.50

The intertribal pow-wow is the most widespread venue for traditional Native American music and dance in North America. Tara Browner's Heartbeat of the People is an insider's journey into the dances, the songs and music, the traditions and regalia, and the functions and significance of these vital cultural events. Includes 25 black and white photographs. Tara Browner is an associate professor of ethnnomusicology and American Indian studies at the University of California, Los Angeles. She is Oklahoma Choctaw, and currently dances in the Women's Southern Cloth tradition.

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Cultivating the Rosebuds: The Education of Women at the Cherokee Female Seminary, 1851-1909, paper ed

$36.50

Established by the Cherokee Nation in 1851 in present-day eastern Oklahoma, the nondenominaional Cherokee Female Seminary was one of the most important schools in the history of American Indian education. Devon Mihesuah explores its curriculum, faculty, administration, and educational philosophy.

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