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Image for Border Command General Phil Sheridan in the West

Border Command General Phil Sheridan in the West

By: Carl Coke Rister

Price: $65.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press, 1944

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. University of Oklahoma Press, 1944, stated first edition. In very good condition, light foxing and some paper removed with tag on endpapers, DJ is good price clipped and has come creases and chips, protected in mylar. This book covers the career of General Philip Sheridan after the Civil War in managing the Indian campaigns in the west. View more info

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Breeds and Half-Breeds

By: Gordon Speck

Price: $15.00


Hardcover. Clarkson N. Potter, 1969, first edition. In very good condition. The story of the interpreter-guides and the opening of the American Frontier. Over 50 illustrations and 15 maps. Men who could speak to and understand the white man, but who also knew the Indian mind and culture. View more info

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Bright Eyes: The Story of Susette La Flesche, an Omaha Indian

By: Wilson, Dorothy Clarke

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Blacklick, Ohio, U.S.A., McGraw-Hill, 1974

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. McGraw-Hill, 1974, first edition. In very good condition, some board wear on bottom spine, owner's name on front end paper, pages toning a bit. DJ is good, has some chips and tears, protected in mylar wrapper. Her name in the Omaha language was Inshta Theamba, Bright Eyes. She got an education and came home to be a teacher, but instead became a proponent of Indian rights - and won! View more info

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Campaigning with Crook Index

By: Paul Hedren

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Regimental Press, 1981

Edition: Limited


Softcover, 8 pages. Regimental Press, 1981. In near fine condition. An index, complied by the author, of Campaigning with Crook by Captain Charles King. View more info

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Catch the Whisper of the Wind

By: James, Cheewa

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sacramento, California, U.S.A., Horizon 2000 Pub, 1993


Trade paperback. Very good condition. Native American quotes and philosophy. Timeless wisdom, insights on child rearing, proverbs for living, a humorous glimpse at women, and quotes of great Indian leaders. View more info

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Cheyenne Memories of the Custer Fight: A Source Book

By: Richard G Hardorff

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Spokane, Washington, U.S.A., Arthur H Clark, 1995

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Hardcover, no DJ, mylar cover. Arthur H Clark, 1995. In near fine condition. signed by author and noted #4 of nine Trade Edition copies presented to the author by the publisher August 17, 1995, on title page. Laid-in is the original publishers announcement and order sheet for this book. Enhanced by thirteen maps and illustrations, an introduction, extensive footnotes, bibliography and index. 192 pages, octavo in size and bound in blue linen cloth with gold foil stamping.... View more info

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Cheyennes and Horse Soldiers: The 1857 Expedition and the Battle of Solomon's Fork

By: Chalfant, William Y.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, U.S.A., University of Oklahoma Press, 1990

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Hardcover. University of Oklahoma Press, second printing, 1990. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page. In very good condition, edges lightly bumped, some minor pages soiling, DJ is very good, bottom of spine lightly bumped, protected by mylar cover. The first major battle between the US Army and the Cheyenne Indians took place on the south fork of teh Solomon River in present-day Kansas. It was the only large-unit sabre charge against the Plains tribes in a battle that was as m... View more info

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Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce: A Poem

By: Warren, Robert

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A., Random House Inc, 1983

Edition: First Edition


Trade paperback. Random House, 1983. In very good condition, light edgewear. A poem written about a Nez Perce chief. View more info

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Chief Joseph's People and Their War

By: Alvin M Josephy Jr

Price: $10.00


Small softcover. Yellowstone Library and Museum Association, 1964, 21 pages. In very good condition. Includes map, photos and drawings. The story of the Nez Perces of Oregon and Idaho. View more info

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Chief Sarah: Sarah Winnemucca's Fight for Indian Rights

By: Morrison, Dorothy N.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, U.S.A., Oregon Historical Society Pr, 1991


Trade paperback, ex-library. Oregon Historical Society Press, 1991. In very good condition, usual library markings. "The Indian Joan of Arc." View more info

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Children of Grace: The Nez Perce War of 1877

By: Hampton, Bruce

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Henry Holt & Co, 1994

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. Henry Holt, 1994, first edition. In near fine condition with mylar cover on DJ. A band of renegade warriors killed eighteen settlers in Idaho and it turned into a 1,200 mile chase as some 800 Nez Perce men, women, and children attempted to fight their to freedom in Canada. View more info

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Contested Plains, The: Indians, Goldseekers and the Rush to Colorado

By: West, Elliott

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Lawrence, KS, U.S.A., University Press of Kansas, 1998

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. University Press of Kansas, 1998, first edition. In near fine condition, mylar cover over DJ. The rise of the Native American horse culture, white American's discovery and pursuit of gold in the Rocky Mountains, and the wrenching changes and bitter conflicts that ensued. View more info

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Crafts from North American Indian Arts: Techniques, Designs, and Contemporary Applications

By: Stribling, Mary Lou

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Crown Publishers, 1975


Hardcover, no DJ. In very good condition, name and date of front fly leaf. Contents include: The People, Ornaments and Finery, Nets and Baskets, Plaited and Braided Textiles, Textile-Making Specialties, Applique and Patchwork, Quillwork and Beadwork, Thread Embroidery, Gourds and Clay Work, Drypainting. View more info

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Crafts of the North American Indians: A Craftsman's Manual

By: Schneider, Richard

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Stevens Point, Wisconsin, U.S.A., Schneider Pubs, 1974

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Softcover. Near fine condition. Signed by author on title page. Includes sections on: Tools, Skin and Leatherwork, Beadwork, Basketry, and Fiber. 325 pages. View more info

Crazy Horse and the Real Reason for the Battle of the Little Big Horn

By: Allen Ross Ehanamani

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Wiconi Waste Publishing, 2002

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Trade paperback. Near fine condition. Signed by author on title page (Native American name). The Fight on the Greasy Grass from the Indian's point of view. 110 pages. View more info