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- Dover Publications 2012; US$ 8.95
Raised as a young Sioux in the 1860s and 1870s, Eastman knew some of the Indian leaders he portrays here in vivid, biographical sketches. Included are Red Cloud, Rain-in-the-Face, Crazy Horse, Sitting Bull, Little Crow, Chief Joseph and 9 more. These inspiring pieces are enhanced with 12 portraits. more...
- Dover Publications 2012; US$ 24.95
Fascinating, wide-ranging study by expert on the subject describes and illustrates signs used for specific words ? "antelope," "brave," "trade," "yes," ? for phrases, sentences and even dialogues. Scores of diagrams show precise movements of body and hands for signing. Of great interest to students of linguistics and Native American culture. more...
- Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2015; US$ 35.99
A radical reinterpretation of early American history from a native point of view In Masters of Empire , the historian Michael McDonnell reveals the pivotal role played by the native peoples of the Great Lakes in the history of North America. Though less well known than the Iroquois or Sioux, the Anishinaabeg who lived along Lakes Michigan and... more...
- St. Martin's Press 2015; US$ 8.99
Warrior Woman is the story of Lozen, sister of the famous Apache warrior Victorio, and warrior in her own right. Hers is a story little discussed in Native American history books. Instead, much of what is known of her has been passed down through generations via stories and legends. For example, it is said that she was embued with supernatural... more...
- Michigan State University Press 2010; US$ 39.95
Drawing on archival and published documents in several languages, archeological data, and Iroquois oral traditions, The Edge of the Woods explores the ways in which spatial mobility represented the geographic expression of Iroquois social, political, and economic priorities. By reconstructing the late precolonial Iroquois settlement landscape and... more...
- Michigan State University Press 1999; US$ 20.75
Popular media depict miners as a rough-and-tumble lot who diligently worked the placers along scenic rushing rivers while living in roaring mining camps in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Trafzer and Hyer destroy this mythic image by offering a collection of original newspaper articles that describe in detail the murder, rape, and enslavement... more...
- UNP - Nebraska 2015; US$ 25.00
A bittersweet cross-cultural friendship and the richness and melancholy of modern Cheyenne life are unforgettably recorded in the words and photographs of The Road to Lame Deer . In the 1970s photographer and writer Jerry Mader was drawn into the community of Lame Deer on the Northern Cheyenne Reservation in Montana. The winding road to Lame Deer... more...
- Digital Scanning, Inc. 2001; US$ 4.95
Many entertaining and instructive Sioux legends are retold here. These tales include creation myths, animal fables, and stories of brave heroes, beautiful princesses, cruel giants, and other seemingly universal characters. This rich collection expresses composite tribal values, in a language that is direct and engaging. more...