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Indian Place Names: Their Origin, Evolution, and Meanings, Collected in Kansas from the Siouan, Algonquian, Shoshonean, Caddoan, Iroquoian, and Other

By: Rydjord, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A., Univ of Oklahoma Pr, 1982


Trade paperback. Near fine condition. Kansas has Indian place-names not onlly from its early native inhabitants (Siouan, Caddoan, and Shoshonean tribes) but also from the Algonquians, Iroquois, and other eastern groups, and even a few from the west. Linguistics, geography, legends, literature, and folk lore all help determine place-names. View more info

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Indian Place Names: Their Origin, Evolution, and Meanings, Collected in Kansas from the Siouan, Algonquian, Shoshonean, Caddoan, Iroquoian, and Other

By: Rydjord, John

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A., Univ of Oklahoma Pr, 1982


Trade paperback. Very good condition, light cover wear and back left bottom corner has a small crease. Kansas has Indian place-names not onlly from its early native inhabitants (Siouan, Caddoan, and Shoshonean tribes) but also from the Algonquians, Iroquois, and other eastern groups, and even a few from the west. Linguistics, geography, legends, literature, and folk lore all help determine place-names. View more info

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Indian Primitive Northwest Coast Indians of the Former Days

By: Ralph W Andrews

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bonanza Books, 1960


Hardcover. DJ has edgewear and a tear, small red dot on top of book pages. They hunted whales, seals, sea otters, speared and netted salmon, carved great seagoing canoes out of solid cedar trees, raided other villages for slaves, and danced for the spirits. View more info

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Indian Skin Paintings from the American Southwest: Two Representations of Border Conflicts between Mexico and the Missouri in the Early Eighteenth Century

By: Hotz, Gottfried

Price: $50.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press, 1970

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. Near fine condition. Stated first edition. Two representations of border conflicts between Mexico and the Missouri in the early eighteenth century. Each of the paintings, called Segesser I and Segesser II, consists of three large skins (probably buffalo) sewn together. They are among the best preserved skin paintings in the world. View more info

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Indian Time: A Year of Discovery With the Native Americans of the Southwest

By: Fein, Judith

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Riverside, New Jersey, U.S.A., Simon & Schuster, 1993

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. Simon & Schuster, 1993, first edition. In near fine condition, remainder mark on bottom pages. Some of her adventures: Living in an Indian house with tarantulas, cannibalistic cats, mice, and no prirvacy; meeting with a Navajo sand painter in the Bisit Badlands; discovering 4,500 petroglyphs at La Cienegulla, and more! View more info

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Indians

By: Robin May

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bison Books,


Hardcover, no DJ. Bison Books, 1982. In near fine condition, a few small chips to color on front end papers. History of the American Indians. View more info

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Indians of Arizona: A Contemporary Perspective

By: Thomas Weaver

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University of Arizona Press, 1974


Trade paperback. Very good condition, light edgewear, name on half title page. Chapters include: The Arizona Indian in Perspective, Before History, Historical Foundations, Twentieth Century Legislation, Contemporary Indians, The Urban Indian: Man of Two Worlds, The Legal Basis of Tribal Government, Living Conditions, Employment - Economic Development - Assistance Programs, and Indian Education. View more info

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Indians of the Americas

By: Matthew W Stirling

Price: $25.00

Publisher: National Geographic, 1955

Edition: First Edition


Oversized hardcover. National Geographic, 1955, first edition. In very good conditiion, lower board wear, some soiling on top outside book pages, owner's address label on front of DJ and on front fly leaf. DJ is fair, has some chips and shows wear, is in a protective mylar cover. A very well illustrationed look and discussion of all the various Indian tribes of the Americas. The illustrations are lovely. View more info

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Indians of the Americas

By: Edwin R Embree

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Collier Books, 1973


Paperback. Collier Books, second printing, 1973. In near fine condition, pages browning. The famous work that challenged the accepted image of the "vanishing Indian": a pateant of civilizations, manners, customs, white conquest, and Indian status in the modern world. View more info

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Indians of the Mesa Verde

By: Don Watson

Price: $10.00


Trade paperback. Mesa Verde Museum Association, 1961. In very good condition. Tells the history of the people of the Mesa Verde and how they lived through the seasons and includes archeological background on the Origin of the American Indian as well as the Mese Verde itself. View more info

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Indians of the Northern Plains

By: William K Powers

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Capricorn Books, 1973


Trade paperback. Capricorn Books, 1973. In near fine condition, light edgewear. A fully illustrated and comprehensive view of the American Indian - his culture, art, and experience. View more info

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Indians of the Northwest Coast

By: Philip Drucker

Price: $6.00

Publisher: American Museum Science, 1963


Paperback. American Museum Science Books, 1963. In very good condition, name on half title page, a few pages are browner than others. A comprehensive study of the Indians that lived from Yakutat in Alaska to the northern coast of California. View more info

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Indians of the Plains, Indians of the Northwest Coast

By: Robert H Lowie, Philip Drucker

Price: $10.00

Publisher: American Museum Science, 1963


Paperback. American Museum Science, Special Members Edition, 1963. In very good condition, cover has lots of edgewear. A two book set bound in one volume. Prehistory and culture, aboriginal America. View more info

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Indians of the Southern Plains

By: William K Powers

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Capricorn Books, 1972


Trade paperback. Capricorn Books, 1972. In very good condition. A fully illustrated and comprehensive view of the American Indian - his culture, art, and experience. View more info

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Indians of the Southwest

By: Bertha P Dutton

Price: $10.00


Softcover. Southwestern Association on Indian Affairs, 1965. In good condition, cover shows a lot of wear. A Pocket Handbook. Indians of yesterday and today, indian arts and crafts, calendar of Indian ceremonies, and a reading list. 160 pages. View more info