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Product Description: A leading historian of the American West writes the definitive account of the iconic Ghost Dance religion, which led to the infamous massacre at Wounded Knee in 1890In 1890, on Indian reservations across the West, followers of a new religion danced in circles until they collapsed into trances...read more

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9780465015023 | Basic Books, April 22, 2017, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: A leading historian of the American West writes the definitive account of the iconic Ghost Dance religion, which led to the infamous massacre at Wounded Knee in 1890In 1890, on Indian reservations across the West, followers of a new religion danced in circles until they collapsed into trances.

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Product Description: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER   -  NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST "Disturbing and riveting...It will sear your soul." —Dave Eggers, New York Times Book ReviewFrom New Yorker staff writer David Grann, #1 New York Times best-selling author of The Lost City of Z, a twisting, haunting true-life murder mystery about one of the most monstrous crimes in American history        In the 1920s, the richest people per capita in the world were members of the Osage Indian nation in Oklahoma...read more

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9780385534246 | Doubleday, April 18, 2017, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER   -  NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST "Disturbing and riveting.

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Product Description: The life of William Apess (1798–1839), a Pequot Indian, Methodist preacher, and widely celebrated writer, provides a lens through which to comprehend the complex dynamics of indigenous survival and resistance in the era of America's early nationhood...read more

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9781625342584 | Univ of Massachusetts Pr, January 31, 2017, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: The life of William Apess (1798–1839), a Pequot Indian, Methodist preacher, and widely celebrated writer, provides a lens through which to comprehend the complex dynamics of indigenous survival and resistance in the era of America's early nationhood.

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9781625342591 | Reprint edition (Univ of Massachusetts Pr, January 31, 2017), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The life of William Apess (1798–1839), a Pequot Indian, Methodist preacher, and widely celebrated writer, provides a lens through which to comprehend the complex dynamics of indigenous survival and resistance in the era of America's early nationhood.

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Product Description: A radical reinterpretation of early American history from a native point of viewIn Masters of Empire, the historian Michael A. McDonnell reveals the vital role played by the native peoples of the Great Lakes in the history of North America...read more

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9780809068005 | Hill & Wang Pub, December 13, 2016, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: A radical reinterpretation of early American history from a native point of viewIn Masters of Empire, the historian Michael A.

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Product Description: In this sweeping collection of essays, one of America's leading colonial historians reinterprets the struggle between Native peoples and Europeans in terms of how each understood the material basis of power.Throughout the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries in eastern North America, Natives and newcomers alike understood the close relationship between political power and control of trade and land, but they did so in very different ways...read more

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9780812245004 | 1 edition (Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, April 11, 2013), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: In this sweeping collection of essays, one of America's leading colonial historians reinterprets the struggle between Native peoples and Europeans in terms of how each understood the material basis of power.

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9780812223804 | Reprint edition (Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, December 8, 2016), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In this sweeping collection of essays, one of America's leading colonial historians reinterprets the struggle between Native peoples and Europeans in terms of how each understood the material basis of power.

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Product Description: In the fall of 1764, Col. Henry Bouquet led a British-American army into what is today eastern Ohio with the intention of ending the border conflict called “Pontiac’s War.” Brokering a truce without violence and through negotiations, he ordered the Delawares and Shawnees to release all of their European and Colonial American captives...read more
By Martin West (editor)

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9781606352946 | Kent State Univ Pr, November 30, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: In the fall of 1764, Col.

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Product Description: The battle of the Thames was the culmination of a bloody campaign that saw American forces clash with the British and their Native American allies on multiple occasions. In a battle that included the future US president William Henry Harrison, American naval hero Oliver Hazard Perry, and the legendary Shawnee leader Tecumseh, the Americans prevailed, due in part to their imaginative use of Kentucky mounted riflemen to charge British regular infantry and artillery...read more
By Peter Dennis (illustrator) and John F. Winkler

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9781472814333 | Osprey Pub Co, November 22, 2016, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: The battle of the Thames was the culmination of a bloody campaign that saw American forces clash with the British and their Native American allies on multiple occasions.

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Product Description: The 1646 Treaty of Peace with Necotowance in Virginia fundamentally changed relationships between Native Americans and the English settlers of Virginia. Virginians were unique in their interaction with Native peoples in part because of their tributary system, a practice that became codified with the 1646 Treaty of Peace with the former Powhatan Confederacy...read more

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9780820350257 | Univ of Georgia Pr, November 15, 2016, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: The 1646 Treaty of Peace with Necotowance in Virginia fundamentally changed relationships between Native Americans and the English settlers of Virginia.

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Product Description: Known as the “black” regiment, the story of the first Continental army unit composed of African American and Native American enlisted men In December 1777, the Continental army was encamped at Valley Forge and faced weeks of cold and hunger, as well as the prospect of many troops leaving as their terms expired in the coming months...read more

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9781594162688 | Westholme Pub Llc, November 11, 2016, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Known as the “black” regiment, the story of the first Continental army unit composed of African American and Native American enlisted men In December 1777, the Continental army was encamped at Valley Forge and faced weeks of cold and hunger, as well as the prospect of many troops leaving as their terms expired in the coming months.

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Product Description: On the morning of September 8, 1756, a band of about three hundred volunteers of a newly created Pennsylvania militia led by Lt. Col. John Armstrong crept slowly through the western Pennsylvania brush. The night before they had reviewed a plan to quietly surround and attack the Lenape, or Delaware, Indian village of Kittanning...read more

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9781594162695 | Westholme Pub Llc, November 9, 2016, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: On the morning of September 8, 1756, a band of about three hundred volunteers of a newly created Pennsylvania militia led by Lt.

Product Description: Lourana Crawford Finney, a humble woman from the hills of Kentucky narrates this tale of her life. She recounts atrocities of the Civil War, slavery, Indian raids and the hardships and joys of her life.Lou stood strong and faced her challenges head on...read more

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9781942603566 | Heritage Builders, April 11, 2017, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Lourana Crawford Finney, a humble woman from the hills of Kentucky narrates this tale of her life.

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Product Description: Evelyn Hu-DeHart brings into focus the Yaqui in the nineteenth century, as the newly independent Mexico lurched through immense economic and governmental transformations, wars, insurgencies, and changing political alliances. This history includes Yaqui efforts to establish a native republic independent of Mexico, their resistance against government efforts to reduce their communal land to individual holdings, the value of their labor to mining and agricultural companies in northwest Mexico, their several revolts and guerrilla actions, the massive deportation of Yaquis from Sonora to Yucatán, the flight of some Yaquis across the U...read more

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9780299096601 | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, June 1, 1984, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Among Mexico's indigenous populations, the Yaqui Indians of Sonora have most successfully repelled threats to their identity, land, and community.

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9780299311049, titled "Yaqui Resistance and Survival: The Struggle for Land and Autonomy 1821-1910" | Revised edition (Univ of Wisconsin Pr, November 1, 2016), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Evelyn Hu-DeHart brings into focus the Yaqui in the nineteenth century, as the newly independent Mexico lurched through immense economic and governmental transformations, wars, insurgencies, and changing political alliances.

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Product Description: A compelling portrait of cultural transition and assimilation via the saga of one Acoma Pueblo Indian familyBorn in 1861 in New Mexico’s Acoma Pueblo, Edward Proctor Hunt lived a tribal life almost unchanged for centuries. But after attending government schools he broke with his people’s ancient codes to become a shopkeeper and controversial broker between Indian and white worlds...read more

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9780670024889 | Viking Pr, September 22, 2015, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: A compelling portrait of cultural transition and assimilation via the saga of one Acoma Pueblo Indian familyBorn in 1861 in New Mexico’s Acoma Pueblo, Edward Proctor Hunt lived a tribal life almost unchanged for centuries.

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9780143109686 | Penguin USA, November 1, 2016, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: A compelling portrait of cultural transition and assimilation via the saga of one Acoma Pueblo Indian familyBorn in 1861 in New Mexico’s Acoma Pueblo, Edward Proctor Hunt lived a tribal life almost unchanged for centuries.
9780395489079, titled "Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings" | Boxed edition (Houghton Mifflin, October 1, 1988), cover price $45.95 | also contains Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings | About this edition: The Hobbit and The Lord of the RingsFour deluxe paperback volumesby J.

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Product Description: Jason Edward Black examines the ways the US government’s rhetoric and American Indian responses contributed to the policies of Native-US relations throughout the nineteenth century’s removal and allotment eras. Black shows how these discourses together constructed the perception of the US government and of American Indian communities...read more

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9781628461961 | 1 edition (Univ Pr of Mississippi, February 10, 2015), cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Jason Edward Black examines the ways the US government’s rhetoric and American Indian responses contributed to the policies of Native-US relations throughout the nineteenth century’s removal and allotment eras.

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9781496809735 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Mississippi, November 1, 2016), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Jason Edward Black examines the ways the US government’s rhetoric and American Indian responses contributed to the policies of Native-US relations throughout the nineteenth century’s removal and allotment eras.
9780395717608, titled "Peterson First Guide to Forests" | Houghton Mifflin, May 1, 1995, cover price $4.95 | also contains Peterson First Guide to Forests | About this edition: Identifies trees, shrubs, wildflowers, birds, reptiles, and mammals found in a variety of forest habitats throughout North America

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Product Description: *Winner of the Gilder Lehrman Prize for Military History**A Smithsonian Top History Book of 2016**Finalist for the Western Writers of America 2017 Spur Award in Best Western Historical Nonfiction*Bringing together a pageant of fascinating characters including Custer, Sherman, Grant, and a host of other military and political figures, as well as great native leaders such as Crazy Horse, Sitting Bull, Geronimo, and Red Cloud, The Earth is Weeping—lauded by Booklist as “a beautifully written work of understanding and compassion”—is the fullest account to date of how the West was won…and lost...read more

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9780307958044 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, October 25, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: *Winner of the Gilder Lehrman Prize for Military History**A Smithsonian Top History Book of 2016**Finalist for the Western Writers of America 2017 Spur Award in Best Western Historical Nonfiction*Bringing together a pageant of fascinating characters including Custer, Sherman, Grant, and a host of other military and political figures, as well as great native leaders such as Crazy Horse, Sitting Bull, Geronimo, and Red Cloud, The Earth is Weeping—lauded by Booklist as “a beautifully written work of understanding and compassion”—is the fullest account to date of how the West was won…and lost.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781681682464 | Unabridged edition (Highbridge Co, October 25, 2016), cover price $49.99

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Product Description: Ray Michalko explores the series of unsolved murdered and missing women's cases in northern British Columbia, along a lonely stretch of Highway 16, now known as "The Highway of Tears" that winds its way through the scenic wilderness of the Coast Mountains, west from Prince George, through a number of small northern communities to Prince Rupert, on northern British Columbia's West Coast...read more

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9780889955455 | Red Deer Pr, October 15, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Ray Michalko explores the series of unsolved murdered and missing women's cases in northern British Columbia, along a lonely stretch of Highway 16, now known as "The Highway of Tears" that winds its way through the scenic wilderness of the Coast Mountains, west from Prince George, through a number of small northern communities to Prince Rupert, on northern British Columbia's West Coast.

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Product Description: The fascinating story of the enigmatic monuments that inspired American archaeology When American settlers first crossed the Appalachian Mountains they were amazed to discover that the wilderness beyond contained ancient ruins—large man-made mounds and enclosures, and impressive earthen sculptures, such as a gigantic serpent...read more

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9781594162633 | Westholme Pub Llc, October 14, 2016, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: The fascinating story of the enigmatic monuments that inspired American archaeology When American settlers first crossed the Appalachian Mountains they were amazed to discover that the wilderness beyond contained ancient ruins—large man-made mounds and enclosures, and impressive earthen sculptures, such as a gigantic serpent.

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Product Description: Page Smith was one of America’s greatest historians. After studying with Samuel Eliot Morison at Harvard, Smith went on to a distinguished academic career that culminated with him being the founding Provost of Cowell College, the first college of the new campus of the University of California at Santa Cruz...read more

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9781619025745 | Counterpoint, December 22, 2015, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Page Smith was one of America’s greatest historians.

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9781619028241 | Reprint edition (Counterpoint, October 11, 2016), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Page Smith was one of America’s greatest historians.

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Product Description: Unpacks the twenty-one most common myths and misconceptions about Native AmericansIn this enlightening book, scholars and activists Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz and Dina Gilio-Whitaker tackle a wide range of myths about Native American culture and history that have misinformed generations...read more

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9780807062654 | Beacon Pr, October 4, 2016, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Unpacks the twenty-one most common myths and misconceptions about Native AmericansIn this enlightening book, scholars and activists Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz and Dina Gilio-Whitaker tackle a wide range of myths about Native American culture and history that have misinformed generations.

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Product Description: Ojibwa describes the history and culture of the people, and introduces their most important figures. It offers the most up-to-date and essential facts on identity, kinships, locations, populations and cultural characteristics. It presents extensive visual coverage of tribal dress and cultural artifacts, dozens of color and archival photographs, specially commissioned color illustrations, regional maps that show prehistoric cultural and historic sites, and maps showing tribe distribution and major historical events...read more

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9781770858008 | Firefly Books Ltd, October 1, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Ojibwa describes the history and culture of the people, and introduces their most important figures.

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Product Description: The North is a complex place that is beautiful, moody, and anything but untouched. The Arctic, part of the international North that is pivotal to the world because of climate change, is no longer a frontier of the past. The same interest in the North that preoccupied artists and explorers of the Romantic era has returned greater than ever, but rather than merely depicting its grandeur, today's artists, scientists, and explorers question the future of the landscape...read more

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9780295999081 | Univ of Washington Pr, September 22, 2016, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: The North is a complex place that is beautiful, moody, and anything but untouched.

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Product Description: In this food memoir, named for the manoomin or wild rice that also gives the Menominee tribe its name, tribal member Thomas Pecore Weso takes readers on a cook’s journey through Wisconsin’s northern woods. He connects each food—beaver, trout, blackberry, wild rice, maple sugar, partridge—with colorful individuals who taught him Indigenous values...read more

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9780870207716 | Wisconsin Historical Society, September 23, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In this food memoir, named for the manoomin or wild rice that also gives the Menominee tribe its name, tribal member Thomas Pecore Weso takes readers on a cook’s journey through Wisconsin’s northern woods.

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Product Description: “My name is Weetaltuk; Eddy Weetaltuk. My Eskimo tag name is E9-422.” So begins From the Tundra to the Trenches. Weetaltuk means "innocent eyes" in Inuktitut, but to the Canadian government, he was known as E9-422: E for Eskimo, 9 for his community, 422 to identify Eddy...read more
By Thibault Martin (editor)

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9780887558221 | Univ of Manitoba Pr, September 15, 2016, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: “My name is Weetaltuk; Eddy Weetaltuk.

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Product Description: Part of the Penguin Orange Collection, a limited-run series of twelve influential and beloved American classics in a bold series design offering a modern take on the iconic Penguin paperbackFor the seventieth anniversary of Penguin Classics, the Penguin Orange Collection celebrates the heritage of Penguin’s iconic book design with twelve influential American literary classics representing the breadth and diversity of the Penguin Classics library...read more

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9780670209866 | Viking Pr, March 1, 1977, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: One Navajo family, on a New Mexico reservation, struggles to survive in a world no longer theirs in the years just before and after World War II

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9780143129462 | Reprint edition (Penguin Classics, September 6, 2016), cover price $17.00 | also contains Ceremony | About this edition: Part of the Penguin Orange Collection, a limited-run series of twelve influential and beloved American classics in a bold series design offering a modern take on the iconic Penguin paperbackFor the seventieth anniversary of Penguin Classics, the Penguin Orange Collection celebrates the heritage of Penguin’s iconic book design with twelve influential American literary classics representing the breadth and diversity of the Penguin Classics library.
9780143104919 | 30 anv edition (Penguin Classics, December 26, 2006), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: 'This story, set on an Indian reservation just after World War II, concerns the return home of a war-weary Navaho young man.
9780140086836 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, March 1, 1988), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: One Navajo family, on a New Mexico reservation, struggles to survive in a world no longer theirs in the years just before and after World War II
9789990154320 | Penguin USA, March 1, 1988, cover price $0.02 | also contains Ceremony
9780451138927 | Reissue edition (New Amer Library, November 1, 1983), cover price $3.95 | also contains Indian Entities Recognized and Eligible to Receive Services from the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs | About this edition: Tayo, a young Native American, has been a prisoner of the Japanese during World War II, and the horrors of captivity have almost eroded his will to survive.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780792723806 | Unabridged edition (Chivers Audio Books, July 1, 2000), cover price $69.95 | About this edition: Tayo, a young Native American, has been a prisoner of the Japanese during World War II, and the horrors of captivity have almost eroded his will to survive.

Prebinding:

9781439513064 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, July 10, 2008), cover price $23.00 | also contains Ceremony

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