all ebooks in category: Native American History

Peckuwe 1780: The Revolutionary War on the Ohio River Frontier (Osprey Campaign 327)
2018 | ISBN: 1472828844 | English | 97 Pages | True PDF | 33 MB

«Indian Boyhood & From the Deep Woods to Civilization» by Charles Eastman
English | ISBN: 9788027245253 | EPUB | 0.3 MB

"From the Deep Woods to Civilization" we will hear of a single-hearted quest throughout eighteen years of adolescence and early maturity, for the attainment of …

Eloquence Embodied : Nonverbal Communication Among French and Indigenous Peoples in the Americas
English | 2019 | ISBN: 1469652625 | 473 Pages | PDF | 17 MB

Taking a fresh look at the first two centuries of French colonialism in the Americas, this book answers the long-standing question of how and how …

Tracing Ochre : Changing Perspectives on the Beothuk
English | 2018 | ISBN: 1442628421 | 401 Pages | PDF | 3.5 MB

The supposed extinction of the Indigenous Beothuk people of Newfoundland in the early nineteenth century is a foundational moment in Canadian history. Increasingly under scrutiny, …

Kayanerenko:wa : The Great Law of Peace
English | 2018 | ISBN: 0887558216 | 469 Pages | PDF | 2.74 MB

Several centuries ago, the five nations that would become the Haudenosaunee — Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Cayuga, and Seneca — were locked in generations-long cycles of …

A Different Medicine: Postcolonial Healing in the Native American Church
English | ISBN: 0199927723 | 2013 | 256 pages | PDF | 5 MB

Drawing on two years of ethnographic field research among the Navajos, this book explores a controversial Native American ritual and healthcare practice: ceremonial consumption of …

Dreams of El Dorado: A History of the American West
English | October 22nd, 2019 | ISBN: 1541672526 | 544 pages | EPUB | 32.76 MB

From a New York Times-bestselling author, a sweeping history of the American West In Dreams of El Dorado, H. W. Brands tells the thrilling, panoramic …

American Passage: The Communications Frontier in Early New England
English | ISBN: 0674289919 | 2015 | 320 pages | PDF | 6 MB

New England was built on letters. Its colonists left behind thousands of them, brittle and browning and crammed with curls of purplish script. How they …

Blanket Toss Under Midnight Sun: Portraits of Everyday Life in Eight Indigenous Communities
English | October 22nd, 2019 | ISBN: 0735273316 | 192 pages | EPUB | 165.83 MB

A revelatory portrait of eight Indigenous communities from across North America, shown through never-before-published archival photographs—a gorgeous extension of Paul Seesequasis's popular social media project. …

Breath and Smoke : Tobacco Use among the Maya
English | 2019 | ISBN: 0826360920 | 280 Pages | PDF | 28 MB

From Classical antiquity to the present, tobacco has existed as a potent ritual substance. Tobacco use among the Maya straddles a recreational/ritual/medicinal nexus that can …