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The Native American World free pdf "The Native American World" fills the long-standing need for a single-volume popular reference on all aspects of Native American life, from prehistoric times to the present day. Combining solid scholarship with a popular, compelling writing style, author Donna Hightower-Langston, over the course of 350 entries, covers 200 tribal groups, and every important war, law, declaration, reservation, religious rite, technology, leader, agency, organization, and cultural creation. She also includes nearly 100 "In Their Own Words" eyewitness accounts of Native American life throughout history and 100 illustrations, including vintage photographs, maps, and drawings. For ease of reference, "The Native American World" is organized into four sections corresponding to Culture, Individuals, Nations, and Politics and Post-Contact History.

About D. Hightower-Langs

DONNA HIGHTOWER--LANGSTON, Ph.D., is Chair of the Ethnic Studies Department at the University of Colorado, Denver. A former Fulbright scholar, she is also a recipient of the Loft Creative Nonfiction Award. A tribally enrolled Cherokee, Hightower--Langston teaches courses on American Indian Nations, Indigenous Peoples of the Twenty--First Century, and American Indian Women. She has published numerous articles in journals and is a regular speaker at conferences.

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Author : D. Hightower-Langs
Publisher : John Wiley
Data Published : 17 December 2002
ISBN : 0471403229
EAN : 9780471403227
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 456 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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