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Race in North America: Origin and Evolution of a Worldview

Audrey Smedley - Social Science - 2007 - 386 pages
A sweeping work that traces the idea of race for more than three centuries and shows that ?race” is a cultural invention that began to appear around the turn of the eighteenth ...
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1491: new revelations of the Americas before Columbus

Charles C. Mann - History - 2005 - 465 pages
A Groundbreaking Study that radically alters our understanding of the Americas before the arrival of the Europeans in 1492.
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Captivity & Sentiment: Cultural Exchange in American Literature, 1682-1861

Michelle Burnham - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 211 pages
Examines how traditional dichotomies give way to emergent cultural forms in the literature of captivity.
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The Great Law and the Longhouse: A Political History of the Iroquois Confederacy

William Nelson Fenton - History - 1998 - 786 pages
The Great Law, a living tradition among the conservative Iroquois, is sustained by celebrating the condolence ceremony when they mourn a dead chief and install his successor ...
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A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison

James Everett Seaver - Biography & Autobiography - 1995 - 192 pages
Tells the story of Mary Jemison who was adopted by a Seneca family in 1758 after her parents were killed
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Religious Melancholy and Protestant Experience in America

West Hartford Julius H. Rubin Associate Professor of Sociology Saint Joseph College - Religion - 1993 - 320 pages
This original examination of the spiritual narratives of conversion in the history of American Protestant evangelical religion reveals an interesting paradox. Fervent believers ...
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