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The World Of The American Indian

By: Billard, Jules B. (Editor)

Price: $30.50

Publisher: National Geographic Society: 1974

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 003408


003408: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Binding is a yellow, black, white and orage patterned cloth, with black and gilt spine. "448 Illustrations, 362 in full color. Vivid account of the American Indian's beliefs, customs, crafts, and accomplishments. Discover details about nearly 600 tribes of the United States and "Canada. " Chapters include: I Am Alive (by N Scott Momaday) * Across an Arctic Bridge (by Jesse D. Jennings) * Nomads of... View more info

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North American Indian Mythology

By: Burland, Cottie

Price: $13.50

Publisher: London, England, Paul Hamlyn, Hamlyn Publishing Group: 1973

Edition: Third Printing

Store ID: 002173


002173: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Illustrated front and back endpapers. 24 pages in colour. Over 100 illustrations in black & white. Fully Indexed. Boards are red cloth with black embossed image on cover and spine lettering. "Indian mythology offers evidence of all the stages of prehistoric belief obliterated in the Old World in the growth of civilization. When the white man penetrated North America he rediscov... View more info

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US Army In The Plains Indian Wars 1865-91 (Battle Orders)

By: Chun, Clayton

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Oxford, England, Osprey Publishing: 2004

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 006011


006011: "The Plains Indian War was one of the most controversial conflicts in American military history, as the US Army faced a tough opponent that challenged it for decades following the end of the Civil War. The Army leadership endured a severe lack of resources, political constraints, an indifferent public, tough environmental conditions, and other problems of the frontier. Army officers and men had to adapt to these constraints, and this period also proved to be ... View more info

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The Childhood of Ji-Shib, the Ojibwa : And Sixty-Four Pen Sketches

By: Jenks, Albert Ernest

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Madison, Wisconsin, American Thesherman: 1900

Edition: Second Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013675


013675: First Edition was published November 5, 1900; this is the Second Edition, published November 30, 1900. This was in a library, so it does have a location marking on the spine bottom and it looks like something was removed from the inside of the back board, but no marks or writing is seen on the pages. Boards are lightly worn. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Members of the... View more info

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Reference Encyclopedia Of The American Indian, 11th Edition

By: Klein, Barry T.

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Millwood, New York, Todd Publications: 2004

Edition: Eleventh Edition

Store ID: 005426


005426: Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Copy's covers and pages are bright, clean, tightly bound and sharp cornered. It does have Library stamp inside, label on spine, some dark marks on covers under plastic covering and title page has been neatly removed. Editorial Review by From Library Journal: "Klein's editions of the Reference Encyclopedia have been the major source for listings of information on American Indian and Alaska Native groups for more than a decade. The f... View more info

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Americas Lost (1492-1713 The First Encounter)

By: Levine, Daniel (Editor) / Levi-Strauss, Claude (Foreword By)

Price: $42.50

Publisher: Bordas: 1992

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 003583


003583: Translated by John Fergusson and Michael Barry. "This book recreates the lives of the Native American societies at the time of the first confrontation - before they were irrevocably destroyed: from the Tainos of the Caribbean to the Iroquois of the northern woodlands, from the Illinois on the edge of the Great Plains to the Tupinambas of Brazil, and of course the mighty Aztecs of Mexico and Incas of Peru. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : Photographs: 9 x 1... View more info

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Dances And Stories Of The American Indian

By: Mason, Bernard S.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, New York, The Ronald Press Company: 1944

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 004220


004220: Title page and following page have been well repaired and reattached previously. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. "The purpose of this book is to preserve the dances of the American Indian, but to preserve them in action, not merely in printed word ... To preserve them as dances that we ourselves may use and enjoy. It presents the dances in such manner that they can be re-enacted for stage or campfire entertainme... View more info

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Fighting Indians Of The West (A Picture History Of The Indian Wars, With 270 Photographs, Sketches And Paintings)

By: Schmitt, Martin F. / Brown, Dee

Price: $74.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Bonanza Books - Charles Schribner's Sons: 1948

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 004794


004794: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered, except that the front flyleaf has been detached and there is a tear to the spine where it was. Otherwise, the book itself would qualify as in Very Good, or even Fine Condtion. Dustjacket has several tears along edges and is worn at flap edges. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book "Two hundred and seventy authentic photographs and sketch... View more info