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- TwoDot 2009; US$ 15.99
Illustrated with archival photographs, and encompassing twenty states?from Florida to Washington, Alaska to Maine?and many different tribes, this book brings together the lesser known stories of the Native American women who shaped their cultures and changed the course of American history. more...
- Arcade Publishing 2014; US$ 24.99
The name "Geronimo" came to Corine Sombrun insistently in a trance during her apprenticeship to a Mongolian shaman. That message and the need to understand its meaning brought her to the home of the legendary Apache leader's great-grandson, Harlyn Geronimo, himself a medicine man on the Mescalero Apache reservation in New Mexico. Together, the two... more...
- University Press of Florida 2008; US$ 69.95
The Iroquois confederacy, one of the most influential Native American groups encountered by early European settlers, is commonly perceived as having plunged into steep decline in the late seventeenth century due to colonial encroachment into the Great Lakes region. Kurt Jordan challenges long-standing interpretations that depict the Iroquois as defeated,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 47.95
In contemporary Indian Country, many of the people who identify as "American Indian" fall into the "urban Indian" category: away from traditional lands and communities, in cities and towns wherein the opportunities to live one's identity as Native can be restricted, and even more so for American Indian religious practice and activity. Tradition,... more...
- Inhabit Media 2015; US$ 7.99
An illustrated collection of ancient Inuit creation stories From the origin of the caribou to how the sun and moon were formed, these tales invite readers into the humor and wisdom of Inuit traditional mythology. With accessible stories and striking artwork, this work is a compilation of the most popular and important creation tales in the Inuit... more...
- University Press of Florida 2015; US$ 74.95
Before and during the Seminole Wars, the Seminoles typically used chickee huts as hideouts and shelters. But in the twentieth century, the government deemed the abodes "primitive" and "unfit." Rather than move into non-chickee housing, the Seminoles began to modernize and have continued to evolve the thatched roof structures to meet the needs of their... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 26.95
Focusing on three diverse indigenous traditions, Native American Religious Traditions highlights the?distinct oral traditions and ceremonial practices; the impact of colonialism on religious life; and the ways in which indigenous communities of North America have responded, and continue to respond, to colonialism and Euroamerican cultural hegemony.... more...
Postsecondary Education for American Indian and Alaska Natives: Higher Education for Nation Building and Self-DeterminationWiley 2012; US$ 29.00
American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) students continue to be significantly underrepresented in institutions of higher education and continue to face barriers that impeded their academic success. This volume explores the factors that influence college going in Indigenous communities and,upon enrollment in institutions of higher education, the factors... more...
- ReadHowYouWant 2009; US$ 9.99
The Native American Book of Wisdom The Circle of Life is an American Indian symbol for the Four Directions. The four colors represent the four stages of life, from childhood to old age; the cycle of seasons, from spring to winter; and the four races of people. Each of the Four Directions symbolizes a certain power. In this circle, East is knowledge,... more...
- Presses de l''niversite du Quebec 1989; US$ 18.00
Que représentent la chasse et le territoire pour un Amérindien ? Cet ouvrage témoigne de l'appartenance à la terre, relate les joies, les peines, les événements mythiques et historiques, les travaux, les rites, les rêves et les êtres qui habitent le quotidien d'un Montagnais depuis le début du XXe... more...