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image of A Fair Country; Telling Truths About Canada

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Toronto: Viking Canada 978-0-670-06804-3 [978-0-670-06804-3] 2008, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 340pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Notes. "In this startling original vision of Canada, renowned thinker John Ralston Saul argues passionately that Canada is a Metis nation, heavily influenced and shaped by Aboriginal ideas". Locale: Canada. (Metis, Indians of North America,… Read more
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Sun Chief; The Autobiography of a Hopi Indian (Publisher series: Yale Western America Series.)

by Simmons, Leo W. (editor) (Biography of Don C. Talayesva.)

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New Haven: Yale University Press [1967]. (Trade paperback) 460pp. Very good. Portrait frontispiece, photograph, appendices, index. Biography of Don C. Talayesva. Publisher series: Yale Western America SeriesYw-8 . Foreword by Robert V. Hine. (Indians of N.A., Hopi Indians, Indian Chiefs--Hopi, Indians of North America).
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Encyclopedia of North American Indians

by Hoxie, Frederick E. (editor)

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9780395669211
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company [0-395-66921-9] 1996. (4to paperback) 756pp. Very good plus. Illustrations, photographs, maps, indices. "Native American history, culture, and life from Paleo-Indians to the present". (Indians of North America, Indians of N.A.).
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People from Our Side

by Pitseolak, Peter (With Dorothy Eber.)

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9780773511187
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Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press [0-7735-1118-0] 1993. (4to paperback) 163pp. Very good. Photographs, map, index. The front cover laminate is wrinkled at the bottom corner. Translated by Ann Hanson. Locale: Arctic / Polar; Baffin Island; Cape Dorset. (Indigenous Peoples, Inuit, Seekooseelak).
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North American Indian Wars

by Dillon, Richard H.

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London: Bison [1-85841-124-X] 1994. (4to) 256pp. Fine in fine dust jacket. Maps, black & white and color photographs and illustrations, chronology. Locale: North America. (Indians of North America, Indian Wars, Indians of N.A., Indigenous Peoples, Military).
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Warriors; Warfare and the Native Americans

by Bancroft-Hunt, Norman

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9780517140338
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London: Salamander Books [0-517-14033-0] 1995, 1st printing. (4to) 256pp. Fine in near fine dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers, black & white and color photographs and illustrations, bibliography, index. (Indians of North America, Indians of North America, Indigenous Peoples, Warfare, Warriors--Native American Indian).
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image of Give Me My Father's Body; The Life of Minik, the New York Eskimo

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Iqaluit: Blacklead Books [0-920245-78-1] 1989. (Trade paperback) 275pp. Very good. Maps, illustrations, photographs, appendix, notes, bibliography. Lightly shelfworn. "Give Me My Father's Body is the tragic story of Minik Wallace, a Polar Eskimo from north-western Greenland taken to New York in 1897 by the American explorer, Robert Peary. During his twelve years in America,… Read more
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The Restless Nomad

by French, Alice

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9780921827160
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Winnipeg: Pemmican Publications [0-921827-16-4] 1992. (Trade paperback) 182pp. Near fine. "I, a Nunatakmuit Inuk, have met my Siglik, Kakmalik and Eastern Inuit cousins. I have travelled to the Yukon and the Prairie Provinces; British Columbia and Quebec. Travelled the western states from seaside Oregan [sic] to Detriot [sic], Michigan. Gambled in Las Vegas. Seen… Read more
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image of Wind on the Buffalo Grass; The Indians' Own Account of the Battle at the Little Big Horn River, & the Death of Their Life on the Plains

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New York: Thomas Y. Crowell [0-690-01155-5] 1976, 1st printing. (Oblong 4to hardcover) 159pp. Near fine in good dust jacket. Black & white and color illustrations, index. The dust jacket is edgeworn and has been tape repaired from the inside. (Indians of N.A., Battle of Little Big Horn, Indians of N.A.).
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The Gospel of the Redman; An Indian Bible

by Seton, Ernest Thompson (editors) (With Julia M. Seton.)

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London: Methuen & Co 1937, 1st English edition. (Hardcover) 112pp. Very good plus, no dust jacket. Black cloth with white spine lettering. Illustrated title page, notes. Lightly edgeworn and a previous owner's name on the front endpaper. (Indians of N.A., Bibles, Indians of North America, Indigenous Peoples, Spirituality).
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Indian Legends of Canada

by Clark, Ella Elizabeth

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9780771021213
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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart [0-7710-2121-6] [1974], later printing. (Hardcover) 177pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Bibliography. (Indians of N.A., Indians of North America, Legends, Indian).
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Scottdale: Herald Press 978-0-8361-3620-3 [978-0-8361-3620-3] 1993. (Trade paperback) 452pp. Very good. Illustrations, photographs, maps, tables, index. Lightly edgeworn. "An Introduction to Mennonite History has been a unique resource for a generation, the preeminent textbook in its field. This completely revised and updated edition interacts with the many changes in Anabaptist-Mennonite experience and historical understandings".… Read more
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Black Hawk; The Battle for the Heart of America

by Trask, Kerry A. (Biography of Black Hawk.)

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9780805077582
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New York: Henry Holt and Company [0-8050-7758-8] 2006, 1st edition. (Hardcover) 368pp. Very good plus in near fine dust jacket. Maps, notes, bibliography, index. "Until 1822 when John Jacob Astor swallowed up the fur trade in the upper Mississippi and the region became inundated by white fortune seekers looking for lead, the six-thousand-strong Sauk… Read more
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Narrative of My Captivity Among the Sioux Indians (Series: Lakeside Classics 88.)

by Kelly, Fanny (Edited by Clark Spence; Mary Lee Spence.)

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Chicago: Lakeside Press 1990. (Hardcover) 367pp. Near fine, no dust jacket. Brown cloth with gilt decoration on the front cover. Top edge gilt, illustrations, appendices, index. "Shortly before dusk on July 12, 1864, a band of Oglala Sioux attacked a small wagon train near the Little Box Elder Creek in Wyoming, killing three men,… Read more
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image of Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians; Written During Eight Years' Travel Amongst the Wildest Tribes of Indians in North America

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London: Folio Society 2009. (4to in slipcase) 470pp. Fine, no dust jacket. Beige cloth with blue and brown illustration to the cover and spine in near a fine brown slipcase. Map endpapers, color illustrated frontispiece, color illustrated title page, color illustrations, biographical notes, further reading, index. The slipcase has a minor bump to the bottom… Read more
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The Wolf and the Raven; Totem Poles of Southeastern Alaska

by Garfield, Viola E. (With Linn A. Forrest.)

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9780295739984
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Seattle: University of Washington Press 978-0-295-73998-4 [978-0-295-73998-4] 1984. (Trade paperback) 151pp. Very good plus. Map, photographs, illustrations, notes, addenda, bibliography. The top corner of the book is diagonally creased through the entire book. "The spectacular totem poles of British Columbia and Alaska, on which appear birds, animals and unrecognizable creatures, are found nowhere else… Read more
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Toronto: Random House Canada [0-679-31065-7] 2001. (Hardcover) 628pp. Very good plus in fine dust jacket. Notes, bibliography, index. The spine is worn and there is a previous owner's name on the front free endpaper. "In Bones, Elaine Dewar records the ferocious struggle in the scientific world to reshape our views of prehistory. She traveled… Read more
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Surrey: Heritage House Publishing [1-894384-14-8] 2001. (Trade paperback) 192pp. Very good. Maps, photographs, illustrations, chronology, notes, bibliography, index. The front cover and first few pages have a diagonal crease to the bottom corner. "After a fatal encounter between Louis Riel's Metis rebels and the North West Mounted Police at Duck Lake in March 1885,… Read more
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The Totem Pole Indians

by Wherry, Joseph H.

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New York: Wilfred Funk, Inc 1964. (Hardcover) 152pp. Very good plus in very good dust jacket. Map endpapers, photographs, maps, illustrations, bibliography, index. The dust jacket is price-clipped and edgeworn with some 1-inch closed tears, speckling to the front panel and minor creasing to the top of the back panel, and there is a previous… Read more
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500 Nations; An Illustrated History of North American Indians

by Josephy, Alvin M. (Based on the work of Jack Leustig; Contributor John M.D. Pohl.)

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9780679429302
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf [0-679-42930-1] 1994. (4to) 468pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers, frontispiece, black and white and color photographs and illustrations, maps, notes, index. "This is the stirring, crowded, epic story - laden with courageous deeds and dreams fulfliled and betrayed - of the hundreds of… Read more
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