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American indian tribes : Volume 1 of 2. / The Editors of Salem Press.

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  • ISBN: 9780893560645 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: Pasadena : Magill's Choice, 2008.

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This fully illustrated, comprehensive two-volume set surveys Native American history from the 15th through the 20th centuries and covers wars and battles, government, legal decisions, and Native American contributions to American history as a whole. The coverage in this set begins with overview essays on the ten major cultural/geographical areas: Arctic, California, Great Basin, Northeast, Northwest Coast, Plains, Plateau, Southeast, Southwest, and Subarctic. These are followed by more than 300 alphabetically arranged entries on individual tribes. The set concludes with ten appendices: Educational Institutions and Programs; Festivals and Pow-wows; Museums, Archives, and Libraries; Organizations, Agencies, and Societies; Populations of U.S. Reservations; Reservations: US; Reserves and Bands: Canada; Time Line; Mediagraphy; and Bibliography. The final item in this outstanding work is a comprehensive subject index.
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Subject: Nonfiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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