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Native American almanac : more than 50,000 years of the cultures and histories of indigenous peoples / Yvonne Wakim Dennis, Arlene Hirschfelder, and Shannon Rothenberger Flynn.

Book
  • ISBN: 9781578595075 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 157859507X (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xi, 643 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Canton, MI : Visible Ink Press, [2016]

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George H. and Ella M. Rodgers Memorial Library 970.0049 WAKIM 34510011187851 New Books Available -

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Historical overview of Indian-White relations in the United States -- Northeast -- Southeast -- Midwest -- Northern plains -- Southern plains: Texas and Oklahoma -- The Great Basin and Rocky Mountains -- Southwest -- Pacific Northwest: Washington State and Oregon -- California -- Alaska -- Hawaii -- Urban.
Summary, etc.:
From ancient rock drawings to today's urban living, the Native American Almanac: More than 50,000 Years of the Cultures and Histories of Indigenous Peoples traces the rich heritage of indigenous people. It is a fascinating mix of biography, pre-contact and post-contact history, current events, Tribal Nations' histories, enlightening insights on environmental and land issues, arts, treaties, languages, education, movements, and more. Ten regional chapters, including urban living, cover the narrative history, the communities, land, environment, important figures, and backgrounds of each area's Tribal Nations and peoples. The stories of 345 Tribal Nations, biographies of 400 influential figures in all walks of life, Native American firsts, awards, and statistics are covered. 150 photographs and illustrations bring the text to life
Subject: Indians of North America > History.
Indians of North America > Social life and customs

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