The Indian Texans (Google eBook)

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Texas A&M University Press, 2004 - History - 150 pages
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Long before Texas became the Lone Star State, or even a Spanish territory, Indian Texans called it home. From prehistory, through European and American invasions, to the beginning of the twenty-first century, author James Smallwood traces the survival and revival of Native Americans in Texas. Smallwood highlights each Texas tribe, often providing readers the deeper understanding that comes from first-hand accounts. The Indian Texans features 62 illustrations boxed biographical sketches excerpts from the journals of Cabeza de Vaca and othersThis book is part of a five-volume set from the Institute of Texan Cultures. The entire set, entitled Texans All, explores the social and cultural contributions made by five distinctive cultural groups that already existed in Texas prior to its statehood or that came to Texas in the early twentieth century: The Indian Texans, The Mexican Texans, The European Texans, The African Texans, and The Asian Texans.
  

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Contents

From Prehistory to Foreign Invasions
3
The Invasions of the Europeans and Americans
41
The Continuing Struggle to Survive
87
From Survival to Revival
101
Conclusion
131

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Page 138 - KIT CARSON'S FIGHT WITH THE COMANCHE AND KIOWA INDIANS AT THE ADOBE WALLS, ON THE CANADIAN RIVER, NOV.

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About the author (2004)

JAMES M. SMALLWOOD, a Tsalagi/ Cherokee Indian, is a professor of history at Oklahoma State University. His books on Texas history and Reconstruction have earned him such recognition as the Texas State Historical Association’s Tullis Award.SARA R. MASSEY, general editor for Texans All, is an education specialist at the University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures in San Antonio, where she develops social studies instructional materials for Texas history.

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