This Land was Theirs: A Study of Native Americans

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Mayfield Publishing Company, 1999 - Cherokee Indians - 537 pages
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Examines both the traditional and contemporary lifeways of 12 North American Indian tribes, chosen to represent differences in socio-economic life in bands, tribes, and chiefdoms. Introductory chapters address common questions about Native Americans. Material incorporates ecological, ethnohistorical

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Who Is a Native American?
What Do We Know of Native American Languages?
Subsequent Destruction and Displacement of Peoples

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Wendell H. Oswalt taught at UCLA for thirty-two years.

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