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  • Siftersby Theda Perdue

    Oxford University Press 2001; US$ 29.99

    In this edited volume, Theda Perdue, a nationally known expert on Indian history and southern women's history, offers a rich collection of biographical essays on Native American women. From Pocahontas, a Powhatan woman of the seventeenth century, to Ada Deer, the Menominee woman who headed the Bureau of Indian Affairs in the 1990s, the essays span... more...

  • Nations Rememberedby Theda Perdue

    ABC-CLIO 1980; US$ 82.95

    The five largest southeastern Indian groups - the Cherokees, Chickasaws, Choctaws, Creeks, and Seminoles - were forced to emigrate west to the Indian territory (now Oklahoma) in the 1830s. Here, from WPA interviews, are those Indians' own stories of the troubled years between the Civil War and Oklahoma statehood - a period of extraordinary turmoil.... more...

  • North American Indiansby Theda Perdue; Michael D. Green

    Oxford University Press, USA 2010; US$ 9.99

    When Europeans first arrived in North America, between five and eight million indigenous people were already living there. But how did they come to be here? What were their agricultural, spiritual, and hunting practices? How did their societies evolve and what challenges do they face today? Eminent historians Theda Perdue and Michael Green begin by... more...

  • The Columbia Guide to American Indians of the Southeastby Theda Perdue; Michael D Green

    Columbia University Press 2012; US$ 28.99

    Though they speak several different languages and organize themselves into many distinct tribes, the Native American peoples of the Southeast share a complex ancient culture and a tumultuous history. This volume examines and synthesizes their history through each of its integral phases: the complex and elaborate societies that emerged and flourished... more...

  • The Cherokee Nation and the Trail of Tearsby Theda Perdue; Michael Green; Colin Calloway

    Penguin Group US 2007; US$ 14.00

    In the early nineteenth century, the U.S. government shifted its policy from trying to assimilate American Indians to relocating them, and proceeded to forcibly drive seventeen thousand Cherokees from their homelands. This journey of exile became known as the Trail of Tears. Historians Perdue and Green reveal the government?s betrayals and the divisions... more...

  • Half Sisters of Historyby Catherine Clinton; Jacqueline Jones; Theda Perdue; Deborah Gray White; Anne Firor Scott

    Duke University Press 1994; US$ 84.95

    Long relegated to the margins of historical research, the history of women in the American South has rightfully gained prominence as a distinguished discipline. A comprehensive and much-needed tribute to southern women’s history, Half Sisters of History brings together the most important work in this field over the past twenty years. This... more...

  • The Folly of Jim Crowby Stephanie Cole; Natalie J. Ring; Natalie J. Ring; Melissa Stein; Theda Perdue; Peter Wallenstein; W. Fitzhugh Brundage; Mia Bay; Jane Dailey

    Texas A&M University Press 2012; US$ 30.00

    Although the origins, application, and socio-historical implications of the Jim Crow system have been studied and debated for at least the last three-quarters of a century, nuanced understanding of this complex cultural construct is still evolving, according to Stephanie Cole and Natalie J. Ring, coeditors of  The Folly of Jim Crow:   Rethinking... more...

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