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Fort Laramie

By: David L Hieb

Price: $15.00

Publisher: National Park Service, 1961


Softcover, 43 pages. National Park Service, 1961. In near fine condition, minor edgewear. History of Fort Laramie and surrounding area. Wyoming history, cavalry, fur trade, Grattan Harney massacres, Bozeman Trail, Black Hills. View more info

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Fort Robinson Illustrated Nebrakaland Magazine Vol 64 No 1 Jan-Feb 1986

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, 1986


Softcover. Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, 1986. In very good condition, cover has edgewear and minor soiling and crease at lower bottom of right cover. An indepth study of the history of Fort Robinson, from the Red Cloud Agnecy days of 1868 til the decommissioning of the fart in 1948. Numerous interior B & W and color photos, maps, illustrations, chronology, and a guide to area events and attractions. View more info

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French and Indian War: Prelude to American Independence

By: Robinson, Mary

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Discovery Enterprises Ltd, 1997

Edition: First Edition


Trade paperback. Near fine condition. 64 pages. Excerpts from the journals and letters of British, French, colonial, and Indian participants give important insights into the tactics of war and why the outcome of this war led to the colonist's revolt against British rule only thirteen years later. View more info

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Great Western Indian Fights

By: Members of The Potomac Corral of the Westerners

Price: $15.00

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover, no DJ. Double-D Western Americana, Doubleday & Co, 1960, stated first edition. In very good condition, some soiling of boards, spine ends show wear, name and address on back of front fly leaf, pages slightly browning. Written by various writers, includes wars from 1832 through 1891. Has illustrations and maps. View more info

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Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico Two Volume Set

By: Frederick Webb Hodge

Price: $165.00

Publisher: Rowman and Littlefield, 1965


Hardcover, no DJ, two volumes. Rowman and Littlefield, 1965, Smithsonian Institution, Bulletin of American Ethnology, Bulletin 30. In very good condition, light edgewear on the spine and corners, some light soiling on outside pages, and nice bright clean text and photos inside. A very nice reference copy of all the types of Indian Tribes north of Mexico. 972 pages in Volume 1 and 1,221 pages in Volume 2. The peoples, their culture, art, customs, languages and homelands. View more info

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Hawks and Doves in the Nez Perce' War of 1877

By: Eugene Tallmadge Wilson, Eugene Edward Wilson

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Montana Historical Society, 1966


Softcover, saddle-stapled binding. Montana Historical Society, 1966. In very good condition, minor bumping and curling of corners, minor sun-darkening of covers. Wilson served briefly as a civilian volunteer in the forces of General Howard as the Nez Perce sough to escape their tormentors in 1877. Wilson was 23, and he reiterated his conclusions in 1924 before the Tacoma (WA) Research Society and these are reprinted here. Also included is his son's narrative on how his f... View more info

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Hero of Beecher Island : The Life and Military Career of George A. Forsyth

By: Dixon, David

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1994


Hardcover with DJ in mylar. University of Nebraska Press, 1994. In near fine condition. George A. Forsyth took a determined stand at the Battle of Beecher Island in 1868 and the process transformed this minor frontier skirmish into a legendary symbol of the American West. View more info

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Hokahey! A Good Day to Die! The Indian Casualties of the Custer Fight

By: Richard G Hardorff

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Spokane, WA, Arthur H Clark, 1993

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Hardcover, no DJ. Arthur H. Clark, Company, 1993. In near fine condition with a mylar cover. #5 of nine Trade Edition copies presented to the author by the publisher August 28, 1993. This statement and author's signature on title page. Limited to 1,250 copies. Laid-in is the original publishers announcement and order sheet for this book. A documented answer of how many Indian casualties were sustained at Little Big Horn with original testimony by both whites and Indians.... View more info

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If You Poison Us : Uranium and Native Americans

By: Eichstaedt, Peter H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Red Crane Books, 1994

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. Near fine condition, DJ shows some rubbing. Navajo uranium miners.another Indian massacre. View more info

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Images from the Great West

By: Guthrie, Alfred Bertram Jr.; Abbey, Edward

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Chaco Press, 1991

Edition: 1st Edition


Oversized softcover. Cover wear. Essay and quotations by A B Guthrie Jr, Tribute by Edward Abbey, Foreword by Charles Bowden. View more info

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Important American Indian Art Sale Number 4291

By: Sotheby Park Bernet Inc.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sotheby Park Bernet Inc., 1979


Auction catalog for Public Auction Friday, October 26, 1979. Has photos of all the exhibits. Cover shows wear. Inside is clean and bright. Full of treasures that were sold. View more info

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In the Spirit of Crazy Horse

By: Matthiessen, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Viking Pr, 1991

Edition: First Thus


Hardcover. Viking, 1991, first edition. Originally published in 1983 by Viking. In near fine condition, very light soiling on top outside book pages, DJ protected in mylar. A controversial book that has been reissued. On a hot June morning in June 1975, a fatal shoot-out took place between FBI agents and American Indians on a remote property near Wounded Knee, South Dakota, in which an Indian and two federal agents were killed. View more info

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Indian Cooking

By: Herb Walker

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1977


Softcover. Minor spots on back cover, date added to front cover. Has main dishes, vegetables, desserts, breads, soups, and jams and jellies. View more info

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Indian Doctor Nature's Method of Curing and Preventing Disease According to the Indians

By: Nancy Locke Doane

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1985


Softcover. Nancy Lock Doane, 1985. In near fine condition. This is an example of how early pioneers handled their medical problems and are in no way to be construed for use as a substitute to modern techniques. Poisons and Treatment, Receipts (should be recipes), and Botanic Garden of Herbs. View more info

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Indian Fights and Fighters

By: Brady, Cyrus Townsend

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S.A., Univ of Nebraska Pr, 1971


Trade paperback. University of Nebraska Press, 1971, sixth printing. In very good condition, cover edgewear. The Powder River Expedition, the tragedy at Fort Phil Kearny, the Wagon Box Fight, the defense of Beecher's Island, the Fetterman Massacre, the battles of Washita and Summit Springs, and the campaigns of Crook, Custer, and Miles against the Sioux. View more info