Author: Robert F. Moss
Publisher: University of Alabama Press
ISBN: 081731718X
Size: 24.91 MB
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A book that draws on old letters, journals, newspapers, dairies and travelogues traces the history of a favorite American pastime, from its origins among the Native Americans to its present-day popularity.

The Significance Of The Frontier In American History

Author: Frederick Jackson Turner
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 014196331X
Size: 46.77 MB
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This hugely influential work marked a turning point in US history and culture, arguing that the nation’s expansion into the Great West was directly linked to its unique spirit: a rugged individualism forged at the juncture between ...

The Other Slavery

Author: Andrés Reséndez
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544602676
Size: 31.24 MB
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Yet, as Andrés Reséndez illuminates in his myth-shattering The Other Slavery, it was practiced for centuries as an open secret.

The Indian Great Awakening

Author: Linford D. Fisher
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019991284X
Size: 67.49 MB
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Religion and the Shaping of Native Cultures in Early America Linford D. Fisher. In
Lived Religion in America. Edited by David ... The Indian History of an American
Institution: Native Americans and Dartmouth. Hanover, N.H.: Dartmouth College ...

The Real All Americans

Author: Sally Jenkins
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 0385522991
Size: 56.92 MB
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Sally Jenkins gives this story of unlikely champions a breathtaking immediacy.

Nation To Nation

Author: Suzan Shown Harjo
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution
ISBN: 1588344797
Size: 17.72 MB
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The book consistently demonstrates how and why centuries-old treaties remain living, relevant documents for both Natives and non-Natives in the 21st century.

Ethnic America

Author: Thomas Sowell
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0786723157
Size: 29.78 MB
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This classic work by the distinguished economist traces the history of nine American ethnic groups—the Irish, Germans, Jews, Italians, Chinese, African-Americans, Puerto Ricans, and Mexicans.

Handbook Of The Indians Of California

Author: Alfred Louis Kroeber
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486233680
Size: 48.90 MB
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A major ethnographic work by a distinguished anthropologist contains detailed information on the social structures, homes, foods, crafts, religious beliefs, and folkways of California's diverse tribes